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Growing Duckweed for Fish Food

any one growing their own duck weed for additional fish food? How is it working out for you? any tricks? Duckweed gardening here!

Started by Chelsea Brannan

5 on Tuesday
Reply by Moe

Adding salts

There was a discussion on here the other day where Vlad suggested adding salts (sodium chloride, potassium chloride and epsom salts) i was…

Started by Gary Anderson

28 Mar 28
Reply by Dustin edwards


Anybody have any particular flowers that they have had luck with in their system? I would love to plant some perennials that I can move out…

Started by Brendan Van Epps

2 Mar 28
Reply by Alex Veidel

Dealing with Pests

Hey guys! I've been trying to do some research about how to deal with the most common pests in AP.  How do you deal with the following: ap…

Started by R.K. Castillo

6 Mar 25
Reply by Rohan Roy

Huge Deficiencies in Large AP system

I have something not right in my large raft AP system. All plants appear to have deficiencies. Need HELP!! Any suggestions.

Started by Mathew Slattery

6 Mar 25
Reply by Alex Veidel

Just finished cycling, plants have deficiency...not sure what.

I'm a complete novice to aquaponics but so excited about it all. I just finished cycling my first system (in my basement) and am ready to a…

Started by Nichelle Hubley

3 Mar 25
Reply by Alex Veidel

Beetroot and carrots pale ... what nutrient?

My beetroot and carrot roots lack colour when harvested. The carrots are pale orange, the beetroot also pale, with a small orange core. The…

Started by Stacey King

1 Mar 24
Reply by Jonathan Kadish NYC AA Chair

buying seeds.

I am seeing a lot of show and documentaries on the ill effects of gmo seeds. I would like to know how do you tell which seed producers are…

Started by Robert C. Wood

2 Mar 22
Reply by George

Dual Root Zone - Unique Application

I'm working on a project to grow in "nutrient rich" (not by aquaponic standards) but otherwise nontoxic river water.  I want to remove phos…

Started by Jeremiah Robinson

0 Mar 19

Salty Kale

My AP is 6 months old now. Two out of three plants are bright green, but one has yellow tint in leaves. Problem is, they taste salty. We ar…

Started by Cheryl English

0 Mar 12


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