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post #16 of 17 (permalink) Old 01-27-2013, 05:57 PM
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Originally Posted by briansbelle View Post
do i have to dose daily? or will this every other day be ok?
Most people dose macronutrients every other day, with micronutrients in between (i.e. macronutrients Monday, Wednesday and Friday, with micronutrients Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday).

Originally Posted by briansbelle View Post
i have the following ferts: how much of each should i use? are there some i shouldnt use? website to help with dosing? or amount?
You can use Wet's calculator - it can help you calculate dosings for EI.


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I've been using these for a while now. It allows me to measure out 2 weeks worth of ferts at a time. The tops are clear, so I can write on them and I love the locking bar, since I've dumped "extra" ferts in before with regular pill organizers.

I also have a 7 compartment one for fish food so the wife can feed when I'm out of town.

I got mine at Joann Crafts.
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