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  1. Nitrate meter
  2. What will dissolve my concent. ferts?
  3. Water Parameters
  4. Kh Gh relationship
  5. Excels burn plants?
  6. Needs Something?
  7. Select plants that won't grow
  8. Water changes using DI water (not R/O)
  9. Adding buffer
  10. Signs of Low CO2
  11. Best NO3 tester accuracy
  12. Is THIS why my tank degassed after about an hour?
  13. I am looking for the full range of ferts that are very economical. This seems like a great deal.
  14. Extremely High Ammonia Blue API Test
  15. Need help with high KH, PH and CO2 injection.
  16. Kh
  17. Excel and Flourish in filter media?
  18. Why do tanks bubble more after a water change?
  19. Questions about cutting with RO water
  20. Are water changes necessary if Nitrates are 20ppm or lower?
  21. Dirt as Liquid Fertilizer (Experiment - Complete and with Added Failure)
  22. Testing Kits vs. strips?
  23. Water quality testing?
  24. Relation between nh3 and pH, too high of nh3?
  25. CO2 Lower Than Expected
  26. Dosing Dirt?
  27. Nutrient deficiency, tank unbalanced
  28. Help understanding what might be off/missing
  29. Fertilzer regimen for slow growing plants
  30. Ammonia Readings Won’t Decrease
  31. What should I be testing for now?
  32. Low phosphate even though dosing plenty, green spot algae on stem plants
  33. Could EI dosing be killing my fish
  34. Best way to get calcium?
  35. Nutrient deficiency?
  36. Potassium sulfate = instant plant pearling?
  37. Raising GH with raising phosphates
  38. New Tank Parameters
  39. Too Much of Some Fert? Update with Lab Test Results
  40. EI dosing calculations with 25% water change
  41. When to Fertilize?
  42. K Buildup with EI
  43. Spec v low Ph and soft
  44. PH KH CO2 Relationship
  45. Small, twisted new growth
  46. Dosing for Travel Schedule
  47. Peroxide Dosing for Hair Algae
  48. Alkalinity....should I be worried.
  49. Glycerine as carbon source
  50. Tank got very cloudy after adding red root floaters
  51. What Fe should I get
  52. Tank cycle nitrates before nitrites
  53. good ferts for aponogoton undulatus
  54. Dosing EI and TDS rising regardless of 50% weekly water changes
  55. RO Buddie Resin Cartridge
  56. Leaves curl and lack color
  57. Jebao Dosing pump for autodosing vs. Dry Dosing
  58. What fertilizers?
  59. Ferts raising ph?
  60. Best water testing system or kit?
  61. How to take accurate PH Readings
  62. Silly question?
  63. Do these test results look normal for cycling a tank?
  64. Skeptical about API Ammonia test kit?
  65. Aqua-Noob and his cloudy water
  66. Mono Potassium Phosphate KH2PO4
  67. Thrive + SaltyShrimp: K & Mg Overlap?
  68. Beneficial Bacteria with Water Changes
  69. EI Dosing and tank start up
  70. Which RODI system do you like?
  71. Mulm
  72. Nutrient upper bounds? Reducing EI water changes without encountering toxicity.
  73. Cycling
  74. Fluval G6 - what can it do?
  75. Going back to the gas can, C02 questions
  76. Which Hanna model are you using?
  77. Liquid Fertilizers and Carbon
  78. High tech dry ferts
  79. Red plants only red near surface, and plenty of dust algae
  80. Making sense out of Water Parameters + RODI
  81. Does protein skimmers do anything in freshwater tanks?
  82. Dosing ferts on well water
  83. Thoughts on pH spike- what am I missing
  84. reviews on Nilocg 2 seperate liquid form of ferts(Blue) Macros and (Brown)Micros
  85. Brown Precipitate mystery in top off water
  86. Water Testing Vendor
  87. Which Is The Correct KH Measurement To Use?
  88. Holes & Shedding in Hygro Despite High Potassium
  89. Dtpa
  90. Question about pH
  91. How much K2SO4 when not using any KNO3?
  92. EI: PO4, Fe and K building up off the scales.
  93. Water Parameters for Breeding
  94. CO2 for 20 gallon long
  95. Dry Fertilizers
  96. Am I dosing enough micros?
  97. Consistently low PH
  98. Dry ferts ei combo in Canada
  99. How do you monitor the nutrient levels on your planted tank
  100. GH and TDS Tap water seem off
  101. Why Dose Nitrogen?
  102. Spring Water Conditioner?
  103. CO2 Reactor & Dosing Question
  104. dealing with leaves curling and stunted growth please help. I'm willing to share all info about my 4
  105. Ideal GH for planted tank?
  106. Will ferts go bad?
  107. Is GLA still the place to buy dry ferts?
  108. keeping seachem safe diluted
  109. Please help me figure out my water column fertilizers?
  110. Buffers
  111. DIY CO2 kit
  112. Non-chelated Trace Oxidation
  113. Yellow splotches on older leaves - deficiency?
  114. What determines water hardness as far as fish go?
  115. Plants unhappy/buildup of Fe in water column
  116. Why would nitrate remain near 0 ?
  117. Excel = cloudy water
  118. Sand
  119. Check out the parameters that water bottles in France have on them
  120. Rotala Butterfly Calculator
  121. , Metricide 14 question
  122. Silicates causing algae? How to remove without removing phosphates?
  123. How much merit is there to this?
  124. Nitrogen Cycle: Fresh vs. Salt
  125. Purigen bead leakage
  126. Help! Plants Dying in Low Tech Set Up
  127. How long can you keep your lights off for without damaging plants?
  128. When do you start fertilizing?
  129. Cloudy water
  130. Should I let my PH run lower or raise KH?
  131. Thrive+ pump dosing!!
  132. Cost Effective CaSO4?
  133. Calcium-Magnesium ratio
  134. Thrive
  135. Using dry form macro nutes & Plantex CSM +B outside the aquarium.
  136. Time to ramp it up (?)
  137. All in one fert solution
  138. Interesting, unintended co2 + flow experiment with a 22 long
  139. A cheap easy way to raise co2 levels?
  140. Kh/gh
  141. Plant looks deplete of nutrition but been dosing daily
  142. Desperately need help, been doing fert dosing wrong
  143. New to plants for Nitrate control
  144. Seachem malawi buffer for planted tanks?
  145. Is it normal for PH fluctuate from 7.5 to 7.9_8.0
  146. Question about PH
  147. No More Chloramine Reagent-type Test Kits?
  148. Excel and Healing Fins
  149. Stargrass Deficiency
  150. Persistently high GH
  151. Epsom Salt - How much to dose for a 65g?
  152. PH conundrum
  153. Using Dry Chemical Salts for Houseplants & Garden
  154. Potassium
  155. pH - co2 ph adjustment same as using peat or RO?
  156. Will this GH/KH work? If not, what can I do?
  157. Pogostemon erectus grows fine in hardwater
  158. Do I need to dechlorinate water before mix with RO?
  159. Any ferts needed besides Thrive+root tabs?
  160. CO2 and PH
  161. A Source of Nitrate?
  162. Amazon Sword is trying to tell me something!
  163. Thrive all in one and root tabs
  164. Shrimp safe all in one fertilizer
  165. GH Boosters - GLA, NilocG, Equilibrium
  166. Dying Tips on Stargrass
  167. When do I check water parameters?
  168. Deficiency in some plants and not others
  169. Seiryu Stone contributing to Diatoms???
  170. Nutrient Deficiency help
  171. Top off water vs. WC water vs. cat water...
  172. Target dosing TDS in a tiger tank?
  173. Best way to lower PH?
  174. Mixing Seachem Fertilizers
  175. (Video) Jebao Dosing Pump Calibration and Setup
  176. API test kit and PH Reading - Help
  177. Stinky water from dead mouse
  178. co2 and Fertilisers
  179. When dosing... Does Iron bind to Phosphorus at a 1:1 ratio?
  180. Supplementing Iron
  181. Please help me select a low tech fertilizer method based on my info?
  182. Water question
  183. ADA Green Brighty Series on Dutch Tank
  184. Filter for 1Ft Cube Planted Tank
  185. 1 Ft Planted Cube Shrimp Tank
  186. Help with dosing please, rotala confusing
  187. Need Help on Dosing 65 gallon tank
  188. Alkalinity Question
  189. Using fertilizers in acidic water?
  190. Substrate fert help
  191. JBL Biotopol increases PPM??
  192. fert tabs
  193. PH has dropped, KH is 0
  194. need some advice on E I recipe
  195. Video Review - Jebao Auto Dosing Pump
  196. Low TDS planted tank?
  197. 3 Ft Planted Tank
  198. Nitrates in my water supply
  199. Dialing in ferts
  200. Fertilisation requirements in a new Amazonia Aquasoil setup
  201. Ferts for moss in a shrimp tank - how lean?
  202. How does the relationship between Iron and Phosphate work?
  203. Substrate fertilisation
  204. Using methylene blue in macro/micros
  205. pH meter and API test kit don't match
  206. False Readings w/ PRIME?
  207. Please recommend a fertilizing method for my tank [PICS]
  208. Ammonia in Tank from Ferts?
  209. Remineralising RO water, with shrimp
  210. Effect of Muriatic Acid on TDS?
  211. 0/0/0 Ammonia/Nitrites/Nitrates
  212. Beginner with Ferts, help me from killing more plants
  213. Lowering KH
  214. 50Gal attempt at EI dosing question
  215. What is underlying specific nutrient deficiencies
  216. Plugged CO2 Diffuser & exploding tubing
  217. Why split fertiliser dose?
  218. Milky/Chalky water
  219. Liquid test kit question
  220. Hortimix ferts
  221. Nitrates always high. Don't know what to do.
  222. Hard water question
  223. Cloudy water after dosing EI
  224. Kh/gh, does this seem right?
  225. Potassium Sulfate K2SO4 solution turning red/pink
  226. 5mth old tank cycle crash?
  227. How does MgSO4 function in an aquarium?
  228. Does this sound right to y’all?
  229. Killed Three Fish - CO2 Poisoning?
  230. best way to raise KH
  231. Slow release Iron?
  232. After dosing, what should nitrates be?
  233. Help, I can't get it up! (nitrates, that is...)
  234. How often should I dose?
  235. Deficiency of some sort.
  236. Micro source
  237. First time cycling a planted tank
  238. Nitrates in water supply
  239. Can someone who is good at chemistry tell me how I can decode this into a simpler NPK ratio?
  240. Seachem fertilizers
  241. Fertiliser dosage?
  242. Ready to figure out ferts. Help?
  243. Newbie fertilizer advice needed
  244. Osmocote slow release for root tabs (advice)
  245. How do I handle this?
  246. Cycling stalled
  247. Consistent pH of 7.9 in newly set up tank
  248. EI method (MNPK) Liquid/Dry Ferts
  249. Peat moss in filter for reducing the pH - How frequently should the media be replaced?
  250. Does Floursh Comp expire?