"Thanks for the encouragement Jeff.
It took (us two people) about 3-1/2 days for the actual build, and then a 1/2 day fill the system with water and start it cycling...but there was certainly time spent on designing, planning, and logistics…"
I have made a pond to accommodate 90000 Ltrs, and the rest of activities are on. Ph is high, can't find any trace of ammonia, nitrite and nitrates. I am adding fermented cow urine to introduce ammonia. Hope it will take few days.…"
A group for aquapons in India and SE Asia. A place to share specific experiences relating to our particular climate, fish and plant species and sources for materials that can be hard to find here.See More
"Sorry for the long delay. I had kidney stones :(
I am not available until after the new year. I am currently using goldfish for my garden, but want to do Tilapia. Any suggestions for the transition? What will your hours be after the new year?"
"T5s run fairly cool so you can have them very close to the plants, 1-2 inches is not uncommon. I have heard 25 watt/SF but I get away with 150 watts of HPS light for 4 square feet - but the edges are a little lacking in light. Grow lights are…"
Now that I've migrated from T5's to HID's, I'm wondering how far above the plants these beasts should be. I'm running a 1000w MH dialled back to 75% above my 5x5 raised bed, with lettuce, kale and mustard greens. The lamp is 48' above the plants in…See More
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"I like the build .well I have a small greenhouse in comparison .Thinking about it wish I had made the building out of wood -sides insulated to a height of three feet sides and roof made out of Perspex to give good insulation that…"
"I ran the exhaust stack from my wood burner along the top of my GH to allow all that heat that's going up the stack to dissipate inside the GH on it's way out. When I asked my local HVAC contractors about this type of system…"