"so I was reviewing a couple of videos regarding. essentially it was saying that keeping ammonia and nitrite to 0.5 ppm and nitrate @ around 50 to 75 ppm.
I guess give a dose of ammonia if the nitrate level swings below 50 ppm.
Is that a good level…"
"Yes, that would be a very safe assumption looking at things in terms of essential element content. There are about 25 elements essential to animal life, only 16 of which are essential to plants. 3 of those elements are 'structural…"
"thanks for the quick reply. I was hoping that you are the one to reply because I have not seen any details of peeponics from other forums.
would it be safe to assume that the fish waste is essentially same or similar to humonia in regards to what…"
"No, it's not really adequate for many plants...but what you can do is use double the amount of water you use in the test...thereby bringing up detectable levels to 11ppm. (if you triple the amount of water you bring up the readable range to…"
"Yes, shake the bottles and use that too. Those white substances are mostly phosphate precipitates (calcium phosphate, and magnesium phosphate...both are quite plant beneficial). They are forming because the urea is hydrolyzing (turning into)…"
"not sure if this the right thread to ask this question but .....
So I have a few bottles of aged pee, about 2 weeks old, that I'm planning to use for fish-less cycling and might go peeponics all the way. there are "white substance"…"
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