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Tilapia Fish

I'm relatively new at aquaponic farming, and am using tilapia.  How do I determine the weight of my tilapia?  I bought one thousand fingerlings and twenty breeders.Can the fingerlings be in the same tank as the breeders, or will they eat the eggs…See More
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"it's looking very good to me, apart my tomatoes are dying now i guess there's a fungus attacking. what shoud i do for the next tomato plant?"
juell seidel posted a discussion

Hot tub

Hey everybody I'm just starting a project and am looking at a hot tub that needs work so thinking that might be of some use for my fish. I live in colorado and would be able to keep the water from freezing. I think it could work any ideas would be…See More
Jeff S replied to Jeff Guykema's discussion IBC Tank Drain - Fish Screen in the group IBC Aquaponics
"I set up the same drain on my system with the same results. The fish went into the radial filter and then some made it to the GBs. I tried to put a screen in front of the IBC drain but couldn't get one to stay. Turns out the only fish that go…"
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Fry from 3 births

Apologies for the way the ripples/reflections affect visibility. The newest fry are near the surface (all along the bottom half of the pic) and might be initially hard to see since the reflection catch the eye first. The older fry are at the bottom…
Jim Fisk commented on Chris " Wild Dog " S.'s photo


"LOL, and that's why I built our AP system in a 22x24' greenhouse. My wife loves our AP but she would never put up with this. You must be a bachelor!"
Jim Fisk commented on Chris " Wild Dog " S.'s photo


"Hey Wild Dog, you should really stop using aluminum in your system. Highly reactive and very sketchy in terms of fish and human health. Loads of info point to the heavy use of aluminum cookware over the past 50-60 years resulting in the huge rise in…"
Jim Fisk replied to Jeff Guykema's discussion IBC Tank Drain - Fish Screen in the group IBC Aquaponics
"Jeff, use that as a drain as it was intended and make a proper SLO. Problem solved."
Leo White Bear replied to Jeff Guykema's discussion IBC Tank Drain - Fish Screen in the group IBC Aquaponics
"Jeff-   One idea is to attach a screen at the outlet end if the pipe in the fish tank.  You didn't state how big your fish are or what species.  I have installed a PVC drain guard in the end of my 2" PVC pipe outlet. …"
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IBC Aquaponics

A place for IBC tote systems to share what they have learned and system designs.See More
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Pam DeLong replied to Charles Cherry's discussion Help identify this on my tomato plants
"It looks to me like blight. It's a fungus. Cut these leaf branches with scissors and put them in your compost pile. If you see it starting on other leaves, mix one teaspoon of baking soda with a quart of water and in the evening, spray the…"
Jeff Guykema added a discussion to the group IBC Aquaponics

IBC Tank Drain - Fish Screen

I saw someone use the IBC drain as the solids outlet run out to a sweeping 90 to veritcal into a radial flow filter.  Thought that was a great way to go until it was time to put fish in...  hmmm, how do I keep the fish in the tank?Looking for ideas…See More
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