"Just saw Dr Brooks post about the greater phoenix pond society tour. Got me to thinking if we should do another group hugs tour or maybe this time open it up for anyone who has interest in aquaponics this time. Had a great time last…"
"Hey Jim, Let me know when you get some fry's too or at least ones that are an inch long. I'm gonna need to replace some fish as well - and I'll stay away from the hybrids for the time being.
Kim, I wouldn't swim in…"
"@Randy, mine is similar to what Jim shows but my sump tank pumps into my Fish Tank, then my fish tank has a radial filter between the the Fish Tank and the grow beds, then the grow beds dump back to the sump. Either way you are capturing…"
"@Tetsuzan, I have my fish tank and sump covered at all times I may get a bird pooping on the growbed bed, but I have little concern for that as the poop would have to travel well down or more inches of media, and the worms would take care of it, if…"
"Tetsuzan, I have a small size AP system - 275 gal IBC ft and a 100+ gal sump. with two grow beds 2x8 and 4x4. I use a radial filter before the water goes into my grow beds which takes out most of the big "particles' I then…"
"I wouldn't go longer than a 24 hour period max myself, the ammonia will start building up and the plants will start to go into shock after not having nutrient water. I got my pumps from home depot, cheap and easy and have lasted a long…"
"Well, I've had 6 fish die in the past week. Tested my water each time and all the levels are normal. I noticed that most of the fish that died were goldfish that I started my system with, they are about 4 inches long. I'm…"
"Hey Jacques, great job on getting those other beds in! I read your entire blog, Your system looks very professional and aesthetic! Got two questions if you don't mind, noticed you started using crawdads - how is that working out,…"
"I figure I would pass on this tip. If you use water from the tap (hose) to get a de-chlorinator I use boogie blue which is good for 35,000 gallons and can be attached straight to a hose, I use this straight to my top up tank,…"