"Now I have a real problem! My daughter has acquired two axolotls. And now she feels the need to harvest my worms? To feed them! She went out earlier and left two worms in my fridge in a cup of water, their still wiggling? I think it’s the…"
"I designed this filter when I was just starting out, after watching hundreds of you tube clips on water features, coy ponds and then stumbling onto IBC aquaponics. I have been using it for over twelve months now, it works a…"
"I looked into biochar before but for my dirt garden. Seems simple enough to make since I use a wood heater in my GH. I wonder if it could be mixed with growing media in a bed to increase filtering capabilities?"
"Media takes up 60% or so of the volume of flooded media, while water fills the other 40%, if that helps. Generally, if you have 12 inches of media, only 10 inches of that will be flooded.
My tank is in the ground and I use an indexing…"
"I got given an old garden shed that will be a good coversion project for me transforming it into a better home for my ducks.
The ducks finally started laying their eggs on the bank part of the time, still have to look for more of them in the pond…"
"So if the side of a standard 275 gallon IBC is 46x47" and if the media is 12" then you have 25944 cubic inches, divided by 2 equals 12972 which is 56.155844 gallons. Round down to 56 for simplicity and you'll need 56 gallons…"
" Hi there Dr Benny, I'm studying aquaponics in the hopes of starting a small business next year, and am interested in using the air lift pump to transport the water from my pond to the grow bed (1-2m) and was wondering if you could send me…"
There is often a reason why some people get better results than others when building muscles; they understand the muscle building science better. The regiment which gets you the best result is often a combination of weight training, the right diet,…See More
Can curcuma longa (turmeric) or ginger roots be successfully grown in an aquaponics system? Maybe in the aquapot fabric pots or a wicking bed? Especially for zone 9 (Phoenix), since the root needs a humid hot environment. Has anyone tried it? What…See More