"3000 ladybugs did a splendid job of clearing up our whitefly infestation in our 24x24 GH. I ordered 1500 but after 2 weeks lost in the mail the vendor sent another 1500 and of course they BOTH arrived on the same day 3 weeks later. The original box…"
"Arthur, KISS. The little pump sits in the sump and pumps sump water. It heats about 2500g of system water. If you used say copper at great expense these days, then you would need a heat exchanger in the sump but I try and keep it simple and…"
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"Also does anyone know how to calculate how many ft of NFT pipe beds you can have for any given amount of media grow beds?
Since the media grow beds are the bio filters for the fish water before you can run it through the NFT pipes, how many feet of…"
Ok I know and understand square footage of the media beds, its an easy calculation if you have 4 x 8 x 1 ft bed then you have 32 sq ft. When you calculate fish/sq ft ratio its usually 1 lb/sq ft of media grow bed. My question is how do you do the…See More
"how many gallons do you have?
Yes this fish will grow and need to be culled ,if they over saturate the system. But you cant expect nutrients to be available for your plants until you hit at least 1lb of fish per 3-5 gallons of water. Think about how…"
"Thank you for your reply.
Yes it's current, I'm using comet goldfish for now and couldn't find any information on how many to add except a lbs/gal calculation. It's very difficult to gauge with goldfish which I don't…"