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  1. Left Prime bottle open over night
  2. fishless cycle
  3. Parameters OK to start cycling?
  4. Iron/Magnesium deficiency
  5. TDS RO water and remineralization help
  6. Is there a downside to immediately dosing with EI?
  7. CO2 PH and Flow
  8. Testing my KH and GH Red cherry shrimp planted tank.
  9. Can I mix PPS Macros without KNO3
  10. Need a bit of help: Gh kh and pH are low
  11. Iron test. will it register iron oxide(rust) ?
  12. Whats the prefered test kit/s? For parameters.
  13. Reset button on tank parameters (mainly nutrients)
  14. trace/micro
  15. 0 ppm nitrates after first thrive all in one fert dosing
  16. Help me with dosing.
  17. Please help me....Keep it simple please!
  18. Slow release co2 24/7....thoughts?
  19. Thrive
  20. CO2 and KH
  21. Fertilizer with shrimp?
  22. Water testing...
  23. Help with deficiencies please
  24. Happi's Recipe with Micro/Macro and Everything
  25. New Paintball CO2 Set Up - Help!
  26. Ideal Parameters for Lush Green
  27. Challenges in trying to maintain KH
  28. Ozone lowering ORP values
  29. There is stuff in my Fertilizers bottles!!!
  30. Nutrient Balance
  31. Does measuring TDS give more accurate water hardness range?
  32. Quickly lower nitrates, GH, and raise KH?
  33. Algone.. What is it? and
  34. Do I need Flourish Excel?
  35. Nitrates Needed For Marine Garden
  36. Measuring buffer capacity of water?
  37. Tds meter help
  38. Cycling with fish...parameters are off out of nowhere. Help!
  39. dosing EI but still get algae
  40. Nitrate is too high
  41. Help diy root tabs
  42. Slow release fertilizer
  43. Plants growing outward, not upward and stunted
  44. Water Change
  45. Starting EI
  46. PH crash. Fish in. Help.
  47. 2+ months in, super high nitrate. Help me sort this out.
  48. Equilibrium turned water brown
  49. RO questions
  50. PPS fertilizer
  51. HELP - White stuff in carpet plants?
  52. Kindly advice me fert dosing
  53. High nitrates
  54. DIY Dry Ferts. Auto Dosing. Help with mix. (First Time)
  55. Help learning to dose dry ferts
  56. New to DIY ferts, just a question or two.
  57. Photo degredation and chelate break down?
  58. Missing Nutrient??
  59. Auto dosing dry ferts?
  60. Seachem equilibrium continues to confuse me
  61. CO2 for Noobies
  62. Accurate Nitrate test?
  63. Hard Water That Tests Soft, Extremely Low Ph
  64. Water Parameter Question(s)
  65. Need help understanding deficiencies
  66. High phosphate demand and random stunting
  67. Want to try dry dosing
  68. Nitrates really high
  69. Mosquitos from my tank.
  70. liquid carbon
  71. DIY ADA ferts?
  72. Same Products, Better Value!
  73. Need help understanding phosphates
  74. Should I be worried about my nitrates?
  75. Help with Ferts.. Micro/Macro? Do I need them?
  76. Dosing non co2 tank help
  77. Excel Water Column Life
  78. Overnight drooping leaves
  79. Just set up co2...now what?
  80. MgSO4 in Macro\Micro
  81. Fertilize Dirt in Natural Planted Tank. Alternative to Osmocote+?
  82. Biological filtration
  83. Macro uptake rate ratios
  84. Tropica Speciallised Fert Yay or Nay?
  85. Fishless Cycle - nitrites high after WC
  86. Potassium Nitrates(KNO3)
  87. Anyone else ever see a plant growth spurt when Excel dosing missed?
  88. Metricide dosing for 40B
  89. 0 Ammonia 1ppm Nitrite 20ppm Nitrate
  90. Fertilisers for a dirted tank
  91. How big of a difference is osmocote vs osmocote plus?
  92. How to make a Nitrate/Phosphate free fertilizer
  93. EI dosing co2 injection question
  94. Help in understanding KH and GH test results
  95. Low tech heavy planted dosing?
  96. API Leaf Zone
  97. What water parameters do *you* test?
  98. Is this mold?
  99. New to dosing ferts, can someone help me review?
  100. Need Help to make Excel
  101. Curling margins on limno rugosa
  102. Zeolite for canister filter
  103. Help ID Deficiency Please
  104. KH/GH continuously rising
  105. Encouraging Root Growth?
  106. All In One Fertilizer?
  107. Water chemistry help; Need ideas
  108. Fert Mixing Question... 17 teaspoons KNO3 in 500 ml?
  109. Low phosphates
  110. Salifert nitrate
  111. Lazy planted tank. Fertlizer or not?
  112. Alkaline Buffer vs Baking Soda?
  113. Potassium chloride questions
  114. Flourish Root tabs Ammonia spike?
  115. High kH a bad thing?
  116. MgSO4 and CaSO4 dosing help.
  117. Trying to figure out if I have deficiency
  118. Using PH Down
  119. I feel that 20ppm is an unreasonable amount of nitrate for tap water.
  120. Looking for advice...
  121. Best All In One Liquid Fertilizer?
  122. Which plant deficiency is this?
  123. Cutting tap water with RODI or remineralize?
  124. Holiday arrangement for EI
  125. Best time to fertilize?
  126. Favorite sources of Macronutrients
  127. Favorite sources of Macronutrients
  128. Thrive.. really all in one or...
  129. Looking for advice on water
  130. Fert help
  131. EI Dosing Deficiency
  132. Fertilizers and activated carbon?
  133. Ph keeps dropping, what am I not seeing?
  134. is easy green low on anything?
  135. Aeration and easy carbo
  136. How much RO/DI?
  137. DTPA /CSM+B ei dosing question
  138. Having issues reading nitrate
  139. Root tabs
  140. EI Dosing Accuracy
  141. Help new guy understand Ph adjustment
  142. caracterization of seiyru stone on water parameters
  143. Water Test - It looks BAD
  144. Small rock raising PH? Mistaken Ohko
  145. EI Dosing Questions
  146. API test kit issue
  147. Importance of chlorine?
  148. Mold in PO4 solution
  149. Macro Solution Turning Brown
  150. New lightly planted tank
  151. Defiency ID
  152. Co2 and kh
  153. Amonia 0, nitrate 0, nitrite 0
  154. Custom EDTA/DTPA Trace/Fe Recipe
  155. So how much is enough and why?
  156. Water hardness and co2
  157. Need expert water preparation advise
  158. Raising KH
  159. GLA EI ferts
  160. Cycling 5g with live plants?
  161. Peter's S.T.E.M (Micro)
  162. NilocG Thrive+ vs EI Based Dry Fert Dosing vs Aquavitro??
  163. Gh & kh
  164. GH value creeping up
  165. Getting ready for pressurized CO2
  166. RO/DI only, how to prepare?
  167. Which fertiliser?
  168. equilibrium+ shimp mineral
  169. How do I use Seachem for EI dosing?
  170. If I am dosing EI, do I still need root tans?
  171. Dosing GH Booster or Just MgSO4?
  172. Using Plantex CSM +B, do I need to add Iron?
  173. Frightening dGH. Sad plants. Happy fish. Take action?
  174. Need help with my Glossostigma carpet
  175. Unstable pH throughout tanks
  176. Excel - syringe vs cap?
  177. red clay and Osmocote Plus
  178. Nitrogen Consumption Rate Higher With Excel?
  179. EI Dosing and levels
  180. test tube agitator/spinner?
  181. Question on fishless cycle
  182. Fishless Cycle Issues
  183. Very High Tap Water pH
  184. How to deal with fish waste in blackwater biotope aquarium?
  185. Deficiency in plants and new fertilizer recommendations?
  186. Nitrates with no nitrites or ammonia
  187. Can't get rid of low-levels of ammonia
  188. Taylor pH Test (for pools)
  189. Low PH and slower cycle?
  190. I think I screwed up when cycling my shrimp tank...😫
  191. Topping off water change with tap water
  192. Super Fast Fishless Re-Cycle
  193. Thoughts on EI
  194. E.I. clarification request between these two suppliers?
  195. Getting Seachem Equilibrium to dissolve
  196. Ammonia NH3 vs NH4
  197. Day 1 ferts?
  198. Dosing method
  199. 20 gal EI/seachem dosing calendar
  200. How to dose for bucephalandra
  201. API GH & KH Test Kit -- counting the drops
  202. Nutrient deficiency?
  203. Ferrous Gluconate
  204. obtaining proper gH
  205. Remineralising RO water and keeping a low Ph
  206. Boosting nitrates with shrimp
  207. Did I kill my bacteria?
  208. Ferts New Tank
  209. New tank smells like Sulfur
  210. Planted Tank with Nutrient Imbalance
  211. High pH, hard H2O, CO2 Help
  212. Irritating fishless cycle
  213. API CO2 booster
  214. Can't use tap water
  215. Guess I'm buying a new softener
  216. Kh 8 gh 13 ph 7.4
  217. Added a Water Softener, GH/KH/pH Concerns
  218. not enough co2
  219. How to Dose thrive all In one liquid
  220. Ammonium Sulfate experiment
  221. Ammonia Readings
  222. Increasing Flow
  223. Just ordered ferts
  224. Which micro mix to use
  225. RO/DI water remineralization
  226. Flourish Excel Safety? Effectiveness? (when used with shrimp)
  227. Iron Dosing Options
  228. Stupid questions about EI
  229. Minimum KH to maintain stable pH?
  230. Benefits of RO including C02 levels / changing to RO
  231. high tech ferts question
  232. Basic EI dosing recipe?
  233. New on macro/micro fertilizing
  234. feel like my head will explode
  235. Priming RO Water?
  236. ammonia problem in new nano tank
  237. Dechlonirator in Distilled or RO water
  238. Cheap Chinese root & co2 tabs
  239. CSM+B new dosing Vs Older one
  240. A problem not often mentioned?
  241. My tank started cycling in 2 days with soil
  242. Calculator of fertilizing routine + water change
  243. High pH problems
  244. Eliminating Chloramine and Chlorine
  245. River water for a planted shrimp tank?
  246. GH Measurement problem. Please Help.
  247. Herbicides in drinking water
  248. Newbie with ph/kh problems
  249. Seachem NPK way too lean for high tech?
  250. Water Softener & KH