By adding the large amount of pH down (6-oz) you may have inadvertently shocked your fish. You must remember that pH is logerithic. This means with each "point" of increase/decrease is 10-times acidic or…"
"SAD NEWS, in trying to bring down my Ph I killed all of my goldfish. I started out with only adding 1oz of Ph Down with a 5 gal dilution of water from the tank (24 hrs no change), same process but with 3oz only got a .2 change of ph. …"
Need some help identifying some pests in the garden. Had larvae for a while on my leaves. Added nematodes and it seemed to help. I have a couple of pests still hanging around and I am not sure what they are and if they pose a threat to my plants.…See More
"Barrelponics complete unit $100. Sacramento area. Relocation and death of partner necessitate sale of unit. 50 gallon barrels 1/2s make up grow beds and 50 gallon fish tank. Can grow in upper unit as well. Save money buying…"
"Thanks for weighing in Leo - I did enjoy your disclaimer.
Vlad, thanks for taking a closer look at the ingredients and finding the likely culprit. I will still eat these guys, but will switch the food ASAP. And I have learned my lesson...I will be…"
There are many causes for one fish to go "belly up" so to speak. Your question is a valid one and my opinion is that it is probably OK to have been eaten, but, let's look at how the fish may have died. It could have…"
"Looking at the ingredient list I doubt that it's the "color enhancer" they use which earns it the "not for human consumption ticket...Typically the fish feed producing industry will use harmless cartenoids like beta-carotene to…"