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Old 02-05-2013, 07:13 AM   #1
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best place 2 order dry ferts


Im about 2 dive into the world of dry ferts,

i would like 2 know , where do everybody get there ferts from
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Old 02-05-2013, 07:19 AM   #2
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Old 02-05-2013, 07:20 AM   #3
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You can usually obtain dry chemicals from hydroponics stores and/or agricultural stores.

There are some users that also sell these chemicals (check the For sale subsection).
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Old 02-05-2013, 08:24 AM   #4
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Old 02-05-2013, 12:34 PM   #5
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Our forum sponsors are also a great resource. Check their sub-forums out and their websites.
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Old 02-05-2013, 01:46 PM   #6
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Im about 2 dive into the world of dry ferts,

i would like 2 know , where do everybody get there ferts from
Hi owen81jw,

I use: aquariumfertilizer.com.
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Old 02-05-2013, 02:28 PM   #7
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hey thank you all

at first i thought this dry ferts thing was hard

but after reading a few hours about it,

it doesnt seem hard now
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Old 02-05-2013, 02:47 PM   #8
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Hi owens81jw,

No, it doesn't have to be difficult or complicated.

I will say that because of the soft water here in Seattle I have to add calcium and magnesium to avoid deficiencies. I used to use MgSO4 and CaCl but had problems with the Ca:Mg ratio; now I just use Seachem Equilibrium to target a 5.0 dGh. I also add a little Baking Soda (NaHCO3) to keep my dKH above 2.0.
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I buy mine from here: http://greenleafaquariums.com/
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Green Leaf Aquariums, they come in nice little containers.
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Green Leaf Aquariums, they come in nice little containers.
they also come with high shipping rates
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they also come with high shipping rates
they do ship extremely quickly though and have probably the best customer service of any online aquarium store
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