I don't know the economics of where you are, or why you've chosen trout (other than great taste). Here, in the land of many newly rich Internet millionaires, there are many options. Seattle and Portland allow a wide open…"
"Not getting notifications on this group. I joined months ago because we are in a very similar climate here in the mtns. of NE TN. I'll ck into that.
Great to hear about luck with charr as we are totally invested in trout now and having great…"
"There is always a new "Murphy moment" waiting around the corner my friend. I use a simple siphon to flush my bio-filter that helps clarify the adult Trout tank (without changing overall system flow). I know full well I sucked it dry, with…"
"Hi Suzanne. Water utility companies now days are treating more and more with not just chlorine but chloramines. And ammonia is of course present in nearly all sources of water in some deg. Well, Chlorine and ammonia alone combines to make…"
"Please people: if you are asking for advice on your system start by telling us the total gallonage so we have a better clue as to doses. Very common mistake but of the utmost importance. Guessing does not cut it in AP. "One IBC GB" is not…"
"Understoold Nick. When I first set up my system, I lost 1000 - one (1) pound trout due to a pump failure that I did not have ''fail safed.'' The loss of life maqde me literially sick. But we learned, now our tanks and pumps are…"
"Hi Sticky, The big problem from our end in terms of helping you is that we have no idea the size of your system so when you say "not even a pound" of salt it means absolutely nothing. In one IBC that would kill everything. In a 20,000 gal…"
"Nice Phil. My kind of construction. Even the N side of our GH will be board and batten pine cut right off our farm when completed this Summer.
As to that learning curve: we pu 50 more trout fingerlings 3 days ago and I had my wife take the bucket in…"
Hi allI'm working on setting up my nursery tank an have stumbled on the fact that my tap water has ammonia levels at about 2-4 ppm. I know thenaquarium stores sell additives to make water fish ready but are there any other suggestions for getting…See More