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To seaweed or not to seaweed

Hello everyone, I just got my 250G FT and 125G ST and one of six GB 125G, all IBC tanks put together and the water is cycling for now.  I w…

Started by Moe

1 yesterday
Reply by Mike

chop system design questions

how much higher should my fish tank water level be than my grow beds stand pipe. I figure about 6 inches so that i can use a 2 inch over fl…

Started by glenn wilkerson

24 on Monday
Reply by Harold Sukhbir


I have a bag of dry seaweed that came with our order from  I understand that it is good for our plants however, I a…

Started by Kym Roberts-Hardesty

4 Oct 23
Reply by Kym Roberts-Hardesty

Problems with new system

I have a 100 gal fish tank and 2 50 gal grow beds with bell syphons. Grow media is lava rock on the bottom and hydroton. I started 6 weeks…

Started by Bill Tyson

0 Oct 23

PH level of new system

I started the cycling 6 weeks ago for my 100gal aquaponics system. Things were going well at first with the ammonia level dropping to 0, bu…

Started by Bill Tyson

2 Oct 23
Reply by Bill Tyson

DIY Heater, build your own 2000 watt heater for $20 ***DONT USE COPPER OR NICKEL ELEMENTS!

submersible virsion... …

Started by Rob Nash

166 Oct 23
Reply by Kym Roberts-Hardesty

Gasket material

I am using 1.5 PVC.  What can I use for gasket for Ibc  tank?

Started by David L. Eisenbrandt

2 Oct 22
Reply by David L. Eisenbrandt

redoing my setup and want to get this correct

I have a 1000 gallon fish tank in the ground with a pump that moves nutrients up to a top media bed that used to be on a slope but just red…

Started by Joe Bifano

1 Oct 22
Reply by Paul Smith

Need Some Advice

I've got two 40 gallon grow beds and a 100 gallon fish tank. Ph is stable and I've gots lots growing. My initial grow bed still has red chi…

Started by Thaddeus J Dick

4 Oct 20
Reply by Alex Veidel

IBC Tote vs Ecotank vs livestok sprue

I'm starting to design my system and I am a bit undecided about which option to pick from. Can someone please throw out some opinions?  I w…

Started by José Méndez

6 Oct 17
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