Hi all, I am in the process of designing a larger system based on Nelson & Pade/UVI but for now I had a Hydroponic dutch bucket system donated to me. I have a local restaurant interested in me producing basil for them and was wondering if I…See More
"It took me many, many, many hours to get a good understanding of bell siphons.Once you get them working the overwhelmingly single issue that causes them to stop is a change in the water flow.You need to find out what is changing the flow.…"
well, I made a pipe like the one you recommended. however, I have the slits on the top, not on the bottom. when I had them on the bottom, it was slow. now, the tank cycles every 2hours instead of 3 hours. That is…"
Just wanted to say hello to the az group and hopefully makes some AP friends.My name is AL. and I and my cattledog assistant/helper started our system in September 2014We got the system cycled in 3 weeks using fish.(tilapia)The system was built on…See More
"Thanks, Jeff; Kim. The issue is placement, and it is so hard to move without a major amount of EFFORT lol. I haven't had any issues with electrical, but for some reason, all of a sudden my stupid bell siphon won't stop/break siphon. I have…"
"I'm no expert but you don't want to see Nitrites if your system is cycled. It's hard to believe though that it's cycled in 3 weeks, Usually the presence of nitrates and the low ammonia #s is a good indication everything is…"
Hi, everybody. I'm here, and new to AP.I've set up a new system:There's been water flowing thru the system for 3 weeks.FT 250 gal IBCSump 55 galgrow beds - 14 cu ft. pea gravel15 sm goldfish 4 lg goldfish - they appear to be doing fine.grow beds -…See More