" I agree with David on the insulation techniques. I have done the water heater elements and they work but I had problems with leaks to the wiring. I bought a 1000 watt Paint Bucket Heater and it worked flawlessly.…"
"1: I don't think it will create any more problems other than one growbed getting better supply of nutrients and the plants doing better than the others.
2: I don't know that there is a "best" rate. My smaller 1/2 barrel beds fill…"
"I have solar electric, so I built a 1500 watt electric heater for my 300 gallon IBC system. I have my IBC wrapped with 2" Styrofoam and the 100 gallon sump wrapped with fiberglass batts. I used a water heater element with a simple…"
I am looking for Tyler area ap operations where I might be able to visit to get a better concept of elements of successful operations and disasters to avoid. I live north of Lufkin and have not been able to identify any ap operations in this area. …See More
Hi guysI'm new to aquaponics. Recently setup a system with two growbeds serviced by one pump.A few basic questions:1. My one growbed floods and drains at about 3 times the speed of the other. Is this acceptable or can it create imbalances and…See More
"One thing you might want to try as a way to get rid of the eggs/fry getting into your grow beds is to put a few goldfish in the tank with your tilapia. The goldfish I have are voracious when it comes to mosquto larva, tilapia eggs or fry, and i have…"
Met gemak sal net tonnel plastiek dan vervang met veselglas plate. Die rede hoekom ek PVC gebruik het is reeds vir sterkte sowel as roes met mosselbaai weer in gedagte die suidooster kan lekker waai daar op die kop. Ons plan is reeds…"
"Thanks, that's where I got them.
I had bought 200. I hadn't had too much loss except when I lost air to a tank. Then the ones that decided to jump out at night when I forgot to close the lid.
I bought 200 fish. They were roughly graded. I…"
"Devoid, I'm going to guess you bought these at Larry's Fish Farm or a similar place. They look exactly like the "Mozambique" I bought from there 2 years ago. From what I've been able to gather, they are really some sort of…"
"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…"