floriponics.com

floriponics.com header image 4

Entries from June 2009

Water Quality

June 16th, 2009 · No Comments

The lettuce isn’t growing very quickly so I did some tests:  .75ppm ammonia,  5ppm nitrate, 0 ppm nitrite, and pH about 7.2.   I did a little research and found that tilapia ponds can be fertilized with up to 400ppm without killing the fish.  So with 3000 gallons, I should be safe with up to 10 pounds of [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Uncategorized

Halibut

June 15th, 2009 · No Comments

Friday, I went to Seward with a crew of guys to catch some Halibut.  The chop on the way out got me feeling a bit green and then the swells while we were trying to catch big ones finished my stomach off.    I took a pill to help with the motion sickness, but it [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: Uncategorized