I just wanted to take a little time to say hi. I am new to aquaponics and am starting my first system. I have picked up a 275 gallon water tote that i cut to use as my fish tank and grow bed. I am…Continue
"So i took some of my water to be tested at petsmart and they said it was ok. My ph level was good and my amonia was a little high but not high enough to hurt anything. I am using an ibc system and i try to keep it filled between 150-200 gallons.…"
"Thanks for the good info randy!!! I havnt tested my water so far and i would like to stay away from putting anything that is not natural in my system. i might just have start testing it if i want it to keep growing. Thanks for not posting smart…"
"So lately my plants have not been doing so good. When i first planted them they all took off and were doing great. I have some lettuce thats light green/yellow and is growing but isnt standing up. I also have a rasberry bush that was doing great but…"
"Im still new at all this but i think you'll be good as long as your growbed floods. On my system my pump turns on for 15min and after about 5min my growbed has filled up then when my pump shuts off it takes 6min to completely drain. My plants…"
If you have lived where you are thru a Winter just make note of where your Sun sits around noon in January and make your S wall perpendicular to that tree line or what ever. That's all I did and it was close to perfect. Really not…"
"Hi All - first post this group.
I read about heating a green house with the latien heat of the soil several years ago and would like to pass this along. While I have not used this method, it seems like a fairly easy and straight forward…"
"Jon i looked at this chart but it didnt make any sens to me lol. My glass wall and roof will be facing south. My zip code is 87114 if you could look it over for me.
I have decided to go with polycarbonate sheet instead of 6mil plastic. I was able…"