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Jim Fisk commented on Jim Fisk's photo
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"I am working on a set of plans but I will be awhile finishing up. I am stalled at 110 pages and I don't want to go ahead until my system has proven itself and is finished with all bugs worked out.. There are enough vids out there on great ideas…"
28 minutes ago
Randy replied to Art's discussion How big should fish be not to get ate by adults?
"I would say 2". The small fish I have put in my system stay near the over flow plumbing even though it is in the end claimed by the dominate male. So I would recommend you provide protective cover for them. "
33 minutes ago
Mike Bewcyk replied to Lanna's discussion Tilapia on Vancouver Island in the group Canadian Aquaponics
"I would interested in some for sure  "
36 minutes ago
Rick Stillwagon replied to Phil Slaton's discussion Tilapia in the group Northwest Aquaponics
"Sounds like a plan."
52 minutes ago
Rick Stillwagon replied to Phil Slaton's discussion Wood Fired Boiler For Heating Water in the group Northwest Aquaponics
"A simple alternative might be a Chofu heater or a snorkel stove.  The Chofu could be worked with solenoid valves to avoid overheating the tank.  The snorkel stove could be used to heat a tank directly or a secondary body of water then…"
53 minutes ago
Phil Slaton replied to Phil Slaton's discussion Wood Fired Boiler For Heating Water in the group Northwest Aquaponics
"Was looking to heat 6-1200 gallon tanks for Tilapia."
1 hour ago
Phil Slaton replied to Phil Slaton's discussion Tilapia in the group Northwest Aquaponics
"Hey Rick good to hear from you and thanks much for the salient info.  I'm sticking with Trout."
1 hour ago
Lim Hong Kuan replied to Adam Dusen's discussion 40,000 liter DWC in The Bahamas (run by a newbie)
"Hi Adam, The plants is like a filter bypass and water gravity flow to the fish tank to give you the answer herewith. How Aquaponics Works1. Fish are raised in a tank2. Water from the fish tank is pumped to the plants3. Bacteria convert ammonia and…"
2 hours ago
Glenn replied to Alex Veidel's discussion Eggshells and pH
"Have you, or can you observe any change to the eggshells? Any sign that they have dissolved more so than usual might suggest something acetic. Was maybe the "small bag" recently used with a cleaner like Windex® or something?"
2 hours ago
Adam Dusen replied to Adam Dusen's discussion 40,000 liter DWC in The Bahamas (run by a newbie)
"The sump in our system is the lowest point where water collects, and cannot gravity feed to anywhere. Of course a system could be constructed that way if one wished to design it as such. In our system, the sump is where the water collects before it…"
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Lim Hong Kuan replied to Adam Dusen's discussion 40,000 liter DWC in The Bahamas (run by a newbie)
"What I understand the grown bed you so call "SU/ MP" can be gravity flow straight to the fish tank. aquaponic system faarming pH's should be around 6.5. "
5 hours ago
Rick Stillwagon replied to Phil Slaton's discussion Tilapia in the group Northwest Aquaponics
"Tilapia are warm water fish.  Mine wouldn't breed in water under 90 degrees.  They prefer about 80 degrees, optimally.  I am sure you know that growth is affected by many factors.  Space, feed, temp, etc., all affect growth…"
7 hours ago
Rick Stillwagon replied to Phil Slaton's discussion Wood Fired Boiler For Heating Water in the group Northwest Aquaponics
"I am putting together a greenhouse soon that has a wood fired water heater.  Boilers are a little more tricky due to permit issues.  The one I am using is about 200 gallons with a firebox that will accommodate almost 3' long pieces of…"
7 hours ago
Nathan Harben replied to Lanna's discussion Tilapia on Vancouver Island in the group Canadian Aquaponics
"Hey everyone, My Tilapia have been breeding so have a few hundred fry that I will let go pretty cheap if anyone is interested...mostly blue with a mix of nile...very hardy and growing fast! Am located in Duncan but head into Nanaimo pretty…"
9 hours ago
Lim Hong Kuan replied to Adam Dusen's discussion 40,000 liter DWC in The Bahamas (run by a newbie)
"I'm a newbie too and trying hard to get a blueprint drawing from some experience person or had been in this business for a while. I'm setting my Aquaponics farm soon but in the midst of doing more research on the system and I can't…"
9 hours ago

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Vlad Jovanovic replied to Alex Veidel's discussion Eggshells and pH
"Alex, I'd look for another event...like adding rain water (or some other thing) as it seems unlikely that the shells were the cause..."
9 hours ago
Lim Hong Kuan commented on Jim Fisk's photo
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"The build your own system is awesome and could you share your design in the form of drawing showing full detail of the materials usage. thanks"
10 hours ago
Lim Hong Kuan commented on Sylvia Bernstein's video
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Earth Day & Aquaponics

"You guy really awesome. "
10 hours ago
 

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