Farming Algae - Page 2
Planted Tank Forums
Your Tanks Image Hosting *Tank Tracker * Plant Profiles Fish Profiles Planted Tank Guide Photo Gallery Articles

Go Back   The Planted Tank Forum > Specific Aspects of a Planted Tank > Algae


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-01-2013, 04:22 PM   #16
Gold Finger
Planted Tank Enthusiast
 
Gold Finger's Avatar
 
PTrader: (0/0%)
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Wpg. MB Canada
Posts: 819
Default

The long green stuff finally kicked in and WOW! within 24 hours it was seversl inches long. That was yesterday, today it can be pulled out in foot long slimy noodles. I am reconsidering allowing the fish to eat it. I bet they have the sense not to eat toxic forms (I will look into it) and think I the one non toxic species will dominate anyway. I am really stoked about my new design. I can't wait to prototype it and am going to apply for a patent too.
__________________
Ver. 1.0 80 gallon dirt goldfish tank (defunct)

Ver. 2.0 bare bottom same tank another approach (defunct)

Ver. 3.0 Pool filter sand same tank now

Farming Algae

Goldfish are among the worst fish for beginners.
Gold Finger is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 01-19-2014, 11:02 AM   #17
shrimpcrazy00
Planted Tank Obsessed
 
PTrader: (0/0%)
Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: Madill, Oklahoma
Posts: 347
Default

so how did u get algae to grow? i want to grow some and feed to my shrimp XD
__________________
1.5g acrylic, 3g acrylic algae tank, 5g acrylic, 10g Snail Tank, 10g Future Marmokreb Tank, 20g metaframe tank (will be Marmokreb tank when its fixed)
shrimpcrazy00 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-19-2014, 11:35 PM   #18
denske
Crypt addiction
 
denske's Avatar
 
PTrader: (10/100%)
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: philadelphia
Posts: 244
Default

How long do you keep the lights on the scrubber? Ive read salt guys running them 24/7 on their scrubbers. Post a pic of your setup.
denske is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
algae, ats, fish food, food, scrubber

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 10:00 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright Planted Tank LLC 2012