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Phil Slaton replied to Phil Slaton's discussion Need Large Aquariums ... in the group Northwest Aquaponics
"  Huck’s Fishing Hole is Tilapia fish breeder and a hatchery.  We are one of the very few Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife licensed/registered Aqua Farms authorized to breed, hatch, grow, hold, transport, import and…"
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Ian Cameron replied to Ian Cameron's discussion Walapini style green house - in the group Cold Weather Aquaponics
"That's how mine is built. Its hard to take advantage of the geothermal cycle without the big back wall. "
43 minutes ago
Ian Cameron replied to Ian Cameron's discussion Walapini style green house - in the group Cold Weather Aquaponics
"Phil, the lowest point of mine is 5ft below ground level, while the back wall is 12ft high. I really advocate getting a post hole auger that can dig at least 6ft to check for water conditions. Again, this is not a project to undertake without doing…"
45 minutes ago
Ian Cameron replied to Ian Cameron's discussion Walapini style green house - in the group Cold Weather Aquaponics
"Jack, I am at Lat 51N, 120W  BC, Canada. 70km north of Kamloops. We are in the transition zone between the warmer Okanagan and the much colder northern interior plateau. The soil here is clay below the top soil zone as we are situated in the…"
52 minutes ago
Phil Slaton replied to Ian Cameron's discussion Walapini style green house - in the group Cold Weather Aquaponics
"No hills here.  I have a 24 x 40 above ground that I will post photos oof .."
53 minutes ago
Jeremiah Robinson replied to Ian Cameron's discussion Walapini style green house - in the group Cold Weather Aquaponics
"True enough.  You could cut one in the side of a hill though.  I've heard Washington has some of those :)"
1 hour ago
Phil Slaton replied to Ian Cameron's discussion Walapini style green house - in the group Cold Weather Aquaponics
"Jere - This in ground green house must require a pretty low water table. Dig one of these in NW Washington and you would have a swimming pool. :D"
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Jeremiah Robinson replied to Ian Cameron's discussion Walapini style green house - in the group Cold Weather Aquaponics
"Dude, that is epic!  Please, please, please keep us updated with what happens this winter - I'm so intrigued."
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Vlad Jovanovic replied to Moe's discussion depth of IBC Grow Bed
"Yes, they are the same thing. Yes, you can purchase a 6 way index valve and install a 2 way cam. Then when you want to expand, replace the 2 way cam with a 6 way (or 3 way cam, 4 way or whatever). There are no electrical parts, and not much to…"
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Hey, I’m Devin Solkov. Four years ago I had coffee. Not for the first time, not even for the twelfth time. But this coffee opened my eyes to a different world. No, it wasn’t the first time I tried pour over, or even Blue Bottle. In fact, the reason…See More
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Moe replied to Moe's discussion Plumping with a timer and standpipe
"Hello George, How the index valve works, do you set it to water one GB at a time?  how big is your Sump tank?  How big are the GB's.  I just want to size my ST properly.  What do you recommend for an index valve? …"
11 hours ago
Moe replied to Moe's discussion depth of IBC Grow Bed
"little did I know!! is the index valve the same as the sequencing vavle?  How does it work?  If I plan to have 6 GB's and I want to start with only two, can it accomodate for expandability?  I love it.  I am almost there…"
11 hours ago

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Vlad Jovanovic replied to Moe's discussion depth of IBC Grow Bed
"That's the reason for the sequencing valve and repeat cycle timer. It allows you to fill and drain the beds individually in sequence, escaping the need for a gargantuan sump tank. It's the whole 'beauty' of it."
12 hours ago
Moe replied to Moe's discussion depth of IBC Grow Bed
"Vlad, thank you very much for your valuable feed back.  I really appreciate the "support" I am getting from you regarding "my thoughts".  It is good to know that someone else shares the same convictions.  Also, I…"
13 hours ago
Moe replied to Moe's discussion depth of IBC Grow Bed
"Hello, This is question for George, you mentioned that you have one pump, one timer, one index valve, and six GB.  How big is your sumb tank?  if all the GB's are draining at the same time, you must have a ST big enough to accomodate…"
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