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Jeff S commented on Chi Ma's group Aquaponics For Beginners
"I have a 4 hundred gallon system with 100s of fish that's been running for a year. The PH stays at 7.2 - 7.4. I know it's suppose to drop but I haven't been concerned about it. Should I be?"
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Juanita Colucci replied to Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr.'s discussion Just a question. Why do you do aquaponics? in the group Arizona Aquaponics
"Personally, we are turning to aquaponics out of desperation.  My answer may not count because I am just in start-up mode and not yet actually growing aquaponically. Big AG is forcing us into it.  GMO proliferation of the food chain and…"
1 hour ago
Bob Campbell replied to Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr.'s discussion Just a question. Why do you do aquaponics? in the group Arizona Aquaponics
"Because I believed it was the best way to grow food, but the wild claims of 4 times the yield proved to be a lie. I have been there and done that. I might even return completely to soil based gardening because it does not rely on pumps and…"
2 hours ago
Bobbie Hunt posted a discussion

Aquaponics in San Antonio.

I would like to talk to someone in San Antonio Texas that can help me with my new aquatic system. I am starting and trying to balance the system before adding fish. Also, where can I purchase Mozambique Tilapa?See More
2 hours ago
Scott Bloom replied to Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr.'s discussion Just a question. Why do you do aquaponics? in the group Arizona Aquaponics
"I am a very DIY person and so is my family, I like the aspect of being self reliant.  I learned & raised parrots for 20 years and created a business around them.  I learned and started raising miniature horses since 1999.…"
3 hours ago
Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr. added a discussion to the group Arizona Aquaponics
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Just a question. Why do you do aquaponics?

Aquaponics is growing so rapidly I don't think I have a good handle on the reason so I thought I would ask the question. See More
3 hours ago
Jim Fisk commented on Chi Ma's group Aquaponics For Beginners
"Hi Jack, how long has your system been cycling? Generally systems start out going high but once they get established they go low. I used PH down during the first 6 mos to a year but once it naturally went low I started using ashes from the GH wood…"
4 hours ago
steve foster replied to Lanna's discussion Tilapia on Vancouver Island in the group Canadian Aquaponics
"I would be interested in a dozen or two. "
5 hours ago
Nathan Harben replied to Lanna's discussion Tilapia on Vancouver Island in the group Canadian Aquaponics
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5 hours ago
Ian McCaul commented on Sylvia Bernstein's page Buy / Sell Marketplace
"I am selling my system in Thornton, CO. It includes 1 55 Gal sump, 3x5 DWC, 3 50 gal drums, 1 633 gph pump, air pump w/ 4 air stones, and a T5 6 tube 4ft light which needs new bulbs. I am asking $300 for this. Also for sale is the control box which…"
5 hours ago
Jack Dunbar commented on Chi Ma's group Aquaponics For Beginners
"I have been having issues with getting my PH down. I've been told that most nutrients get locked out above 7.2. I'm running in excess of 7.6 or higher most of the time . I live in the state of NH with artesian well water. It is very hard.…"
5 hours ago
Phil Slaton replied to Phil Slaton's discussion Wood Fired Boiler For Heating Water in the group Northwest Aquaponics
"Thanks Rick.  Always can depend on you for the straight dope."
7 hours ago
Phil Slaton replied to Phil Slaton's discussion Tilapia in the group Northwest Aquaponics
"Yeah.  Going to start raising the Trout from large fingerlings.  Adding 4 more 1200 gallon tanks.  During the grow out stage, I will keep purchasing and selling 1-1/2 pounders. The cost and die off is simply too expensive to keep…"
7 hours ago
Lim Hong Kuan commented on Jim Fisk's photo
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DWC Dura Skrim In Place

"I'm a newbie and starting to learn the Aquaponics system. It will be nice to see more of your trial test sharing."
7 hours ago
Adam Dusen replied to Adam Dusen's discussion Media beds - before or after DWC in a hybrid system?
"Thanks Rob, I will try to do more thorough searches next time. I will direct my follow-up questions about hybrid systems to those threads."
7 hours ago
Adam Dusen commented on Rob Nash's photo
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Commercial Hybrid DWC Rafts

"Rob, in your estimation, what do you think the minimum ratio (in terms of surface area) for rafts to media would be in order to achieve good filtration of solids and good biofiltration? (It looks like you have about a 2:1?) I ask because where I am…"
8 hours ago
Jim Fisk commented on Jim Fisk's photo
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DWC Dura Skrim In Place

"I am working on a set of plans but I will be awhile finishing up. I am stalled at 110 pages and I don't want to go ahead until my system has proven itself and is finished with all bugs worked out.. There are enough vids out there on great ideas…"
8 hours ago
Randy replied to Art's discussion How big should fish be not to get ate by adults?
"I would say 2". The small fish I have put in my system stay near the over flow plumbing even though it is in the end claimed by the dominate male. So I would recommend you provide protective cover for them. "
8 hours ago
Mike Bewcyk replied to Lanna's discussion Tilapia on Vancouver Island in the group Canadian Aquaponics
"I would interested in some for sure  "
8 hours ago
 

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