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Rick Stillwagon replied to Phil Slaton's discussion Tilapia in the group Northwest Aquaponics
"Tilapia are warm water fish.  Mine wouldn't breed in water under 90 degrees.  They prefer about 80 degrees, optimally.  I am sure you know that growth is affected by many factors.  Space, feed, temp, etc., all affect growth…"
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Rick Stillwagon replied to Phil Slaton's discussion Wood Fired Boiler For Heating Water in the group Northwest Aquaponics
"I am putting together a greenhouse soon that has a wood fired water heater.  Boilers are a little more tricky due to permit issues.  The one I am using is about 200 gallons with a firebox that will accommodate almost 3' long pieces of…"
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Nathan Harben replied to Lanna's discussion Tilapia on Vancouver Island in the group Canadian Aquaponics
"Hey everyone, My Tilapia have been breeding so have a few hundred fry that I will let go pretty cheap if anyone is interested...mostly blue with a mix of nile...very hardy and growing fast! Am located in Duncan but head into Nanaimo pretty…"
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Lim Hong Kuan replied to Adam Dusen's discussion 40,000 liter DWC in The Bahamas (run by a newbie)
"I'm a newbie too and trying hard to get a blueprint drawing from some experience person or had been in this business for a while. I'm setting my Aquaponics farm soon but in the midst of doing more research on the system and I can't…"
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Vlad Jovanovic replied to Alex Veidel's discussion Eggshells and pH
"Alex, I'd look for another adding rain water (or some other thing) as it seems unlikely that the shells were the cause..."
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"The build your own system is awesome and could you share your design in the form of drawing showing full detail of the materials usage. thanks"
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"SooKee Green Farm in the stage of construction."
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Michael Mansur posted a discussion

Has anyone bout tilapia from They sure seem cheap but are they reliable and how is the quality of the fish?
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Vlad Jovanovic replied to Kelly Boyle's discussion Black spots on my basil
"The best treatment is prevention. Keeping things less wet, humid and hot...regular spraying of your favorite fish safe anti fungal... Like most oomycetic pathogens, there are more or less ever present and take advantage of of conditions (wet, humid…"
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Happyhal replied to Kelly Boyle's discussion Black spots on my basil
"What is the best way to treat the affected plant. sounds like it is systemic, (if that is what it is....) Do you know what causes this mold. "
13 hours ago
Kim Romen commented on David Schwinghamer's group Arizona Aquaponics
"Matt, did u add ice from your freezer or buy a big bag from the store?  now the fans and shade are what's keeping it cool?  i need to shade the front of the system better which means going to Home Depot.  i like seeing the…"
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Happyhal left a comment for Jack Ingram
"Hi jack, we are from Dallas. just joined recently. what system have you got."
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Alex Veidel posted a discussion

Eggshells and pH

I don't know if this is the cause, but I recently added a small bag of dried, crushed eggshells to my aquaponic system, and now my pH dropped to 6.5. Same thing happened in my rain barrel when I added eggshells....Now, eggshells are supposed to…See More
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