Kale is ok.
Any leafy green that we eat is ok.
Nice to see you back here.
Yes, barley helps with water quality.
There are many items that release humic substances (which includes tannins) into the water column.
Have you thought of a soil pond, no liner?
Mix some bentonite in the top few inches of soil, then you can plant plants right in the base of the...
Looks normal, keep removing it as you can, stop feeding the pond if you do.
Flurries, not any accumulation.
Supposed to get warmer in the next couple of weeks. I hope so.
Way too much still needs to get done...
We had a cougar caught on our trail cam at our front gate a couple of years ago (posted in my pond thread), our dogs and myself passed by a few...
All filters need constant cleaning, that the point of having a filter - it removes excess organic material from your pond so nuisance algae...
Adding bacteria will not help.
The best thing you can do is measure and maintain good water quality.
Have you been doing that at all?
Make sure you have good water circulation and aeration - the bacteria will be busy.
Also, the humic substances protect your fish from sunburn...
Yes, I think if you look on the bottle, it lists off a lot of elements, but no quantities.
I'd say there is a market for it though, given how some...
Ha, you wouldn't say that if you saw me hide indoors during the heat.
Glad summer is over.
Also, where are you located and can you post some pictures of your pond?
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