"I have issues with system I put in my garage Mid October. I can get seedlings to start (radishes, turnip greens,
kale, lettuce, ) but t hen they get to a certain growth stage they seem to yellow and die off. I have 400 watt metal
"Working on setting this up again. Had to take the system on the left down this summer to move to a new place. I'm now adding a sump tank and overflow siphon to connect tanks. Still connecting things in this pic. :D"
"Hey Hydroponics Curacao that is a good problem 5 at one time with eggs. I had trouble getting the females out without them spitting out the eggs. I found a bucket that would fit into the aquarium they are in, and when she goes in the bucket I ease…"
"have heard of this problem before. It turned out that San Antonio is among many cities that use elevated amounts of Chloramine during winter months. And then, some if not most water test kits will indicate the chloramine as…"
"Personally I completely disagree with hydrates based balancing its simply not stable enough for the average aquaponics user who might go away for the weekend and not want to have to come home just to dose his hydrates. Not to mention with hydrates…"
"Well I have successfully sustained my bio-filter for 6+ months with little to no carbonates. If you talked to Dr. Nate Storey of Bright Agrotech I'm sure he could also attest to sustaining a bio filter with similar conditions for many many…"
"I thought of getting that Ranco Temp controller but at $50 it was just too steep. I already had the 30 Amp contactor but even if I had to shell out $5, that is still less than $25 for both. The contactor lasts years when used in an A/C system so I…"
"You have to have at least 40 ppm carbonates in order to sustain your bacteria colony's long term so that would be your bare min even if you were going to use hydroxides. In my opinion its just too dangerous keeping your kh that low. What if for…"