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Grant Fines replied to Grant Fines's discussion White stuff on rocks
"Here is a picture of the system with the white on the rocks "
10 minutes ago
Ken McCown added a discussion to the group Sacramento Aquaponics
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Greenhouse permits

Hi everyone. I read somewhere that Sacramento had changed their permit requirments for small greenhouses. My county does not require a permit for a shade structure but does not include a greenhouse in this permit exemption. Can someone help me find…See More
15 minutes ago
Grant Fines posted a discussion

White stuff on rocks

I've had my small system (8-10 gal) for a few months, my Ph is 7.6 and 9 drops for KH to turn yellow. I've had one catfish in it since the start, and just added some Koi. After one day, they are still quite skittish, so hopefully will settle down.…See More
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Scott Fonte replied to Carson Miller's discussion Wooden Growbed Sealing/Suggestions
"As stated, tts not expansion and contraction that is of concern, but the flexure of the wooden members from the loading, especially variable loading from flood and drain."
1 hour ago
Scott Fonte replied to Thaddeus J Dick's discussion Just Started
"Quarantine is a good practice, especially with feeders.  A salt dip is a good idea too which will kill most exeternal parasites."
1 hour ago
Matt Miskinnis commented on David Schwinghamer's group Arizona Aquaponics
"It's supposed to be 113 today, be sure to cover the fish tanks!"
2 hours ago
David B left a comment for Melissa O'Callaghan-Weber
"Sure. Would be happy to show you how I've put my system together. I already had a visit from the Florida group. and have had half a dozen Pastors over in the last two months. One actually organized a class. I just built my first commercial…"
2 hours ago
Jeff S replied to Ryan Garlington's discussion what is wrong with my AP plumbing?
"Good explanation Scott. Makes sense."
3 hours ago
Scott Fonte replied to Westwinds's discussion Snails in system
"pumpkin seed and red eared sunfish eat snails. "
3 hours ago
Scott Roberts replied to Jeff Navarro's discussion Water Heater Question?
"Just make sure you use a stainless steel water heater element. "
3 hours ago
Scott Fonte replied to Ryan Garlington's discussion what is wrong with my AP plumbing?
"Others may disagree but below is my $0.02... In my 25 years of experience keeping fish on both a hobby, excessive crazy hobby (90 tanks - 1500 total gallons), and commercial production the more turnovers in the FISHTANK per hour the better, anything…"
3 hours ago
sherrie p cockram posted a discussion

Ammonia up...Nitrates off the charts..

Hi, I've had my system running for over a year now. It's been doing well. I have a  300 gallon fish tank, two 51X51 media beds, two 51X51 floating raft tanks. Recently my ammonia levels rose to 0.50ppm and the nitrates are 160 or above. Nitrites are…See More
6 hours ago
Kim Romen commented on David Schwinghamer's group Arizona Aquaponics
"Justin, gardenpool.org sells it"
11 hours ago
Melissa O'Callaghan-Weber left a comment for David B
"Hi David. I'm not sure how I'm going to set up my system and would like to see how you do it. Does the offer still stand? I can come up to your area on Saturdays. Thanks, Melissa."
14 hours ago
Maggie Culver replied to Maggie Culver's discussion High pH
"Ok, I'm going to put some peat moss in the system.  Is anyone familiar with doing that?"
14 hours ago
Jeff S commented on David Schwinghamer's group Arizona Aquaponics
"Justin, find a pond and you should find duckweed. But let me warn you it doesn't grow like you have read about so don't be disappointed when it under performs."
16 hours ago
Charlene McCarthy replied to Charlene McCarthy's discussion I need to sell my adult just over a year old blue tilapia, about 40 in all in the group Arizona Aquaponics
"It sucks being poor! All of this to raise $450.00 to save my home. I hate giving up my gardens. It is only 64sq ft, but when it grows it really grows."
17 hours ago
Frank replied to Jeff Navarro's discussion Water Heater Question?
"Here is an idea to heat the water solar   just use the box and pipe through it during winter as I would not use it as I am in Florida. Then during summer if you built whole thing would have a food…"
18 hours ago
Justin Beavin commented on David Schwinghamer's group Arizona Aquaponics
"Also im in the east valley if that helps narrow it down"
19 hours ago
 

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    White stuff on rocks

    Started by Grant Fines in Media Topics. Last reply by Grant Fines 10 minutes ago. 1 Reply

    Wooden Growbed Sealing/Suggestions

    Started by Carson Miller in Basic and Useful Info. Last reply by Scott Fonte 1 hour ago. 4 Replies

    Just Started

    Started by Thaddeus J Dick in Basic and Useful Info. Last reply by Scott Fonte 1 hour ago. 5 Replies

    what is wrong with my AP plumbing?

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    Snails in system

    Started by Westwinds in Basic and Useful Info. Last reply by Scott Fonte 3 hours ago. 3 Replies

    Water Heater Question?

    Started by Jeff Navarro in Water Topics. Last reply by Scott Roberts 3 hours ago. 3 Replies

    Ammonia up...Nitrates off the charts..

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