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This obviously isn’t a politics blog, and I haven’t written about politics here before.   But we just witnessed the most striking American political moment of my lifetime, and it occurred to me to me that the readership of this blog probably splits about…

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Hi there, If you’ve been thinking of building a Zero-to-Hero system, getting a hold of some fish tank paint, or ordering any of our other products, this is the week to do it.   As of next Sunday (12-6-15), Frosty Fish won’t be shipping products anymore.  …

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Contrary to popular belief, pest control is still an issue for the indoor gardener. In fact, dealing with insects can be more difficult for indoor growers than it is for outdoor growers. Creating a completely sterile, pest free environment is very…

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It’s the little things in life that will kill you. Many fish can tolerate a few improper conditions in the fish tank, but just because your fish are alive, don’t think they aren’t being affected. Improper tank conditions often result in fish stress. And…

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Last time we talked about the how-to behind compost teas; now we’re going to talk about making compost! It’s one of my favorite ways to stay grounded to nature; here’s nothing that connects me to the world like composting. Decomposition is nature’s method…

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It’s time to get into the how-to behind one of my all time favorite gardening tools: compost tea. If you’re not familiar with compost tea, the particular method of tea we’re making here is known as ACT (Aerated Compost Tea). ACT is created by soaking…

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I’m constantly impressed by the wide variety of interesting people I find in the world of aquaponics! Our first class at Olbrich Botanical Gardens included folks from the middle of the city and the middle of nowhere, from ages 25 – 65.  We had a nettle…

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Here’s a video of my talk at the Wisconsin Garden Expo on passive solar greenhouse design.   The camerawork isn’t exactly professional, but you can see what’s going on.   It was a lot of fun to present to this group.  They made a fantastic, interactive…

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This week I get to introduce you to another fixture of the aquaponic world - Vlad Jovanovic from Serbia. Known as the Aquaponic Alchemist, over the years Vlad helped myself and many others with our questions about biochemistry, plant pathology, water…

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Great video of Olomono farms in Hawaii.  Glenn has been a great force for good in terms of getting aquaponics practitioners in Hawaii to talk to each other and coordinate - something the mainland could use more of.
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