"Yeah, see that's the whole quandary isn't it?
"Should be"..."lawyers talking" etc...etc...etc...
While that kind of stuff happens quite often, that that being, a company not hiring and paying for professional…"
"Thanks for the encouragement guys...and I'm in total agreement about the fish from China!
The white tilapia we had in 2013 were indeed, quite tasty...certainly better than store-bought! Made for really good fish burritos! We weren't aware…"
I agree with Jim and Rob. It takes alot of time to get things just right. I spend hours going over and over these guys info that they offer for free and what a blessing. These guys are the go to guys. I just got done building an SLO that…"
"i talked with a de chlorintor manufacturer on this subject.. he claimed the product wouldn't harm humans,, that it was a labeling thing..
the product with barely should be harmless.,, it should just be an extract..
federal labeling laws have…"
"I'm sure that API will tell you to not eat the fish. That's the lawyers talking. I, personally, would not worry. As long as the fish are for personal consumption everything should turn out fine.
ps: please let us know how tasty the fish…"
"im with Jim on this one Hunter... the worst thing one can do for this industry is sell items that have not been proven to work, and by someone with no experience to back it up on the service side. this gives the whole industry a Black Eye.. folks…"
Well, I know about the leaving it out to air...I do that with topping off. But, when I have a large volume (26, 40, 55 and 760 gal tanks) to replace, that's not always convenient. Today, we are removing all of the larger tilapia…"
"Hey Randall, there isn't much to my latest design. A 90 for the inlet to get it swirling and a Tee for the exit (keeps floaters in as well) in whatever size your FT drain line is and 2 Uniseals and a bit of pipe are about all you need. Mine is…"
"Thanks for the feedback, I have a lot of learning and improving to do on my design and aquaponic gardening in general. My gaol is to be an evangelist for aquaponics and selling bell siphons seems like a great and manageable way to dive into this…"
"So Hunter I see you already have your untested siphon for sale on Ebay? When you have run it for 6 months to a year for reliable experience and have an actual picture of it to show buyers rather than a sketch-up you might get a sale. …"
We have been following AP since about 06 and last year, we finally started our system in Uran, near Mumbai. Its a CHOP2 design with constant volume of water in the fish tank. Total system size is 1500 lts and there are 3 media filled F&D…"
"Pam, all you need to do to get rid of the chlorine in your tap water is to put the water in a barrel or bucket (or whatever) and let it sit out in the sun for a few days. That's it.
If you have an air pump and a diffuser (air stone) and live…"
Does anyone know what is in most/all of the API products (Stress Coat+, Stress Zyme, etc.) that could be harmful? Most of their products apparently state "For ornamental fish use only; not to be used on fish intended for human consumption."I'm…See More