"I use mostly hydroton and in a couple of beds I use red lava for the bottom 1/3. My system has been up for 2 full years and consists of 4/ea 4' x 4' x 16" media beds and 2/ea 4' x 4' x 16" raft beds. I suspect I…"
"I envy you guys. In my country, Zimbabwe, there is virtually no aquaponics/ hydroponics products to talk about making it virtually impossible to start any projects due to the prohibitive cost of importing the required items"
"The update from today from the lab is that the autopsy does not show an obvious cause of death. Lots of external bacteria but not anything unusual inside. They are going to grow some samples out. The Dr is thinking some kind of viral infection with…"
"A jockey box is an ice box with beer taps on it, those beer taps are connected to coils old stainless steel tubing inside of the ice box, covered with ice. They cool the beer as it passes through the coils."
As I said in my question I am SO new I don't even know the right questions to ask, but I must ask this. What the heck is a jockey- box? Again, thanks for all the great, if bewildering, info.
work problems are probably going to be sorted out. my boss freaked out and called me to find an agreement that suits us both (or at least part...)
so that is partially taken off my mind.
the stones are being sorted as well... it takes time but…"
"Hi Sonja, sorry to hear about your troubles.
@Cindi, in your scenario i.e fish not being able to handle the nutrient load, zeolite to sequester ammonia, and water changes was pretty good advice. Unfortunately, Sonja is having 'the…"
"What a shame that your boss amped up the situation at work to such an explosive level. Sounds like you were left with few options there. Anyways, you've sure made a lot of progress with your Aquaponics project! Hope you can solve your stone…"
"Hi, Sonja. I have experienced the same cycle with my fish the last couple months. I've gotten some advice from the aquaponic specialist from University of Ar. She recommended water changes and to not feed them. If you change water, she…"
"Sure thing Jack. Happy to help. There is a search field (white rectangle) in the extreme upper right hand corner of your screen. It's to the right of your name and to the left of the little magnifying glass icon. It's a great tool, as…"