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I can be reached - Michael - firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com and of course 808…"
Mahalo for your current status. It's sad you're not able to farm in the way you want at this time. Remember every closed door opens another new one.
I will stay in touch with you and maybe we can talk story from time to time…"
"To add my 2 cents on the fertilization of the plants:
I have had very good luck with liquid seaweed products (with iron added) to get the plants going strong, and it will not hurt the fish in any way."
"Thanks, Rob! Now, to find out if I can do an Ebb and Flow, from a tank that is higher than the growbed; it seems I'll need a rigid pond liner, to be able to connect the units. I want this setup to be decorative as well as functional.
"FTR- notice the 8.2ppm iron.,, i had been adding iron in the form of dry 13% (sprint 330) and the test kit that i used looks like it said 4ppm.. which is not too high in my book, but i have gone ahead and purchased the better iron test kit, with…"
"right on Vlad !.. im with you on the terminology ..and loss of integrity in the organic labeling issue.
Josh, I too apologize for the thread jack.. but i take every available opportunity to benefit from Vlad's input.. we all do :-)
"Personally I gave up on "organic" in favor of "natural" meaning found naturally in nature. Someday I am going to post the contents of an ongoing file I have titled "Vlad's Wisdom". With Vlad's permission and…"
"Thanks Jim. Great advice! I'll post it on the blog if you don't mind.
I don't think I need to heat the greenhouse even at -20, at least not for spinach, which is all I grow in winter. If I had supplemental lighting…"
"Wallyworld puts their 6 foot "swim noodles" on sale for .75 to 1.00 this time of year and they have about a 1" hole. (some have smaller center holes so ck that and don't assume. I have only found the larger ones at WWorld and…"