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Osmocote warning

I am not sure if this has been discussed but do not use Osmocote root tabs in a nano tank. They provide nitrogen using 15% ammonia and will cause a spike. Luckily i noticed it fast and only lost a few shrimp before moving the rest into a makeshift breeder tank in my 55.
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I had a bga issue that cropped up back when I was using osmocote root tabs.
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