I use/have used a few things to check my pH.
1. API Freshwater Master Test Kit: Cons, not too many really. If you are a hardcore data nerd, that likes objective, down to the exact tenth type test results, the API test may not be the way to…"
"We had a fungus gnat outbreak in our Boulder greenhouse. We had pretty good results with Hypoaspis Miles (H. Miles). They're a small predatory mite that feed on thrip, springtails and fungus gnat larvae.
There is also a product out there by…"
I have a quick question regarding your statement "...but they will give up some sand if rubbing against each other..". In our system, plants are moved pretty frequently so I suspect we would see more erosion than less. Does the…"
This group is dedicated to those who are interested and growing in wicking beds. Wicking beds in conjunction with aquaponics can enable us to grow just about every crop that cannot be grown in standard aquaponics. Lets discuss deign, operation and whatever aspect of wicking bed growing you can think of.See More
The temperatrue range for Tilapias is 60-95 deg. F, optimal range is 74-80 deg. F. They are very hardy in regards to water temperature, water quality and oxygen levels.
To regulate the temperature and keep it at a more consistent level I…"
Sorry, I thought you were talking about a greenhouse, probably should have asked before I started prattling on. As far as the sprays, Liquid Ladybug has a pepperminty smell, the insecticidal soaps don't reallly have a discernible…"
We have a small greenhouse and pest control is a constant battle. There are several beneficials that you can use to control the population. Hypoaspis Miles (H. Miles) are a good for combating fungal gnats, ladybugs are voracious and…"
we set up a small air lift pump in our sump with a mesh bag attached to the outlet. Water pumps from the bottom, flows though the bag and returns to the sump. Seems to be working, our pump has been clogging a lot less frequently."