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  1. I think I screwed up when cycling my shrimp tank...😫
  2. Topping off water change with tap water
  3. Super Fast Fishless Re-Cycle
  4. Thoughts on EI
  5. E.I. clarification request between these two suppliers?
  6. Getting Seachem Equilibrium to dissolve
  7. Ammonia NH3 vs NH4
  8. Day 1 ferts?
  9. Dosing method
  10. 20 gal EI/seachem dosing calendar
  11. How to dose for bucephalandra
  12. API GH & KH Test Kit -- counting the drops
  13. Nutrient deficiency?
  14. Ferrous Gluconate
  15. obtaining proper gH
  16. Remineralising RO water and keeping a low Ph
  17. Boosting nitrates with shrimp
  18. Did I kill my bacteria?
  19. Ferts New Tank
  20. New tank smells like Sulfur
  21. Planted Tank with Nutrient Imbalance
  22. High pH, hard H2O, CO2 Help
  23. Irritating fishless cycle
  24. API CO2 booster
  25. Can't use tap water
  26. Guess I'm buying a new softener
  27. Kh 8 gh 13 ph 7.4
  28. Added a Water Softener, GH/KH/pH Concerns
  29. not enough co2
  30. How to Dose thrive all In one liquid
  31. Ammonium Sulfate experiment
  32. Ammonia Readings
  33. Increasing Flow
  34. Just ordered ferts
  35. Which micro mix to use
  36. RO/DI water remineralization
  37. Flourish Excel Safety? Effectiveness? (when used with shrimp)
  38. Iron Dosing Options
  39. Stupid questions about EI
  40. Minimum KH to maintain stable pH?
  41. Benefits of RO including C02 levels / changing to RO
  42. high tech ferts question
  43. Basic EI dosing recipe?
  44. New on macro/micro fertilizing
  45. feel like my head will explode
  46. Priming RO Water?
  47. ammonia problem in new nano tank
  48. Dechlonirator in Distilled or RO water
  49. Cheap Chinese root & co2 tabs
  50. CSM+B new dosing Vs Older one
  51. A problem not often mentioned?
  52. My tank started cycling in 2 days with soil
  53. Calculator of fertilizing routine + water change
  54. High pH problems
  55. Eliminating Chloramine and Chlorine
  56. River water for a planted shrimp tank?
  57. GH Measurement problem. Please Help.
  58. Herbicides in drinking water
  59. Newbie with ph/kh problems
  60. Seachem NPK way too lean for high tech?
  61. Water Softener & KH
  62. Remineralizing
  63. Dosing Non C02 Dirted Tank
  64. Anyone ever use Thrive?
  65. Suggested Ferts for Shrimp Tank
  66. new member needs help with Ca and Mg
  67. Oops - GH/KH questions
  68. MgSO4 (Espom Salt) Dosing
  69. Question about water hardness.
  70. Interpreting API 5 in 1 Test Strips
  71. Pps-p
  72. Seachem Equilibrium , Over time
  73. How to lower ph naturally.
  74. Flourish mix from scratch
  75. Cloudy Bloom?
  76. 0 Nitrate help
  77. Is this iron deficiency?
  78. Plants looking funny
  79. Calculating co2 via kh pH.
  80. Flourish Causes Hair Algae Bloom
  81. High Kh no gH
  82. Cycling and water change?
  83. Trace reduction
  84. Seachem Purigen Regeneration
  85. ADA Aquasoil Planted Tank KH/GH 0
  86. Zero Everything
  87. High TDS
  88. The Custom Micro Mix Thread
  89. Ei low light weekly dosing
  90. Which comes 1st
  91. how much phosphate is in tapwater?
  92. Hmmmm....
  93. test results equipment
  94. Storing RO water. please help.
  95. Plants for salt-softened water?
  96. 4PPM Ammonia and Plants
  97. understanding test readings. please help.
  98. Mold
  99. Quick Dosing Question
  100. red clay tabs
  101. Digital thermometer fell into tank and released rust(?) into water. Please help!
  102. Dosing larger tanks
  103. Dosing ferts in my tank?
  104. Don't Do This!
  105. TDS Understanding. I am confused.
  106. Gh of water and how to increase. please help
  107. C02 help
  108. Moving to an RO mix
  109. Both KH & GH reduced since planting up
  110. Good pH/kH parameters in a high tech planted setup?
  111. Dialing in Co2
  112. Mixing Thrive and Flourish
  113. Help with trace elements.
  114. Osmocote+ and Nitrates
  115. This may be the craziest thing I have ever read
  116. Ph spike?? Help?
  117. Fert guidance - Water Quality report
  118. Topping off a tank mid cycle
  119. Explain GH and KH to me?
  120. EI Dosing help with no KNO3
  121. holy smokes
  122. Brown Algae/Diatoms will not go away
  123. Thrive Plus dosing questions
  124. Ferts and growth.
  125. Tap = Gh2 / Kh4... keeping green neons... should I be adding hardness booster?
  126. pH Target for CO2 Injection
  127. Making a nitrate test standard ?
  128. Plants fert uptake & deficiency
  129. 3 day old Tank, ADA soil, no ammonia yet?
  130. Thrive Shrimp safe formula
  131. why the water column?
  132. Cycling substrate before putting it in tank?
  133. Did my tank really cycle in 4 days?
  134. Dry Fertz Help
  135. Fixing Parameters
  136. Cloudy Water
  137. New Tank; intro and questions-Betta!
  138. Kevin Novak: Anoxic Filtration
  139. Nutrient Defficiency?
  140. Fertilizing with Amazonia substrate
  141. Opinion: How many water changes are necessary - it depends
  142. Parameters of water in aquarium on ADA
  143. API plus Thrive, yes or no?
  144. Grape vine mold?
  145. Meds in water
  146. EI dosing Questions and concerns with plants & algae
  147. I can’t tell which deficiencies this is… Ma, K, PO4, idk?
  148. Successfully lower pH without CO2 or chemicals?
  149. Thinking about switching to Thrive+ any thoughts?
  150. Excel timing...
  151. How do correctly Dos seachem flourish
  152. rookie question about hardness
  153. Are these Vallisneria Asiatica?
  154. Phosphate Minimums
  155. I hate to ask this but…
  156. Ludwigia repens deficiency
  157. Weird Cycle Issue
  158. Shrimp turning white all of a sudden
  159. Interesting Article by Karen Randall Comparing Excel with Gluteraldehyde
  160. Crushed coral
  161. API GH & KH test
  162. Seachem equilibrium
  163. Will a mL of vinegar 3x/week wreck my tank?
  164. Salty Shrimp GH/KH Raising PH?
  165. 6g tank, high nitrates. Need advice.
  166. Unstable Parameters?
  167. TDS meter instead of GH strips
  168. The PH mystery..
  169. TDS for Neo's using Seachem Equilibrium
  170. Well water hardness, extreme?
  171. Low pH
  172. You Can Have Success With Hardwater By Using CO2 | Aquascaping | Planted Aquarium
  173. Please help - plants suddenly stunted - how to adjust our dosing?
  174. High nitrates in my well water...
  175. Nitrites high from the tap
  176. PH levels rise between water changes
  177. Co2 surface bubbles and diffuser question
  178. Tank crashed...how to jump start cycle?
  179. 3 Test Kits 3 Results
  180. Co2 and 0 kh
  181. Where can I buy dry ferts?
  182. Good on Nitrates, low on Phosphorous
  183. K1 Without air pump in High Tech Tank
  184. Ph and nitrate troubles.
  185. Water Changes/Nitrate levels
  186. Low Nitrate Seachem dosing
  187. 4dKH Fluid Accuracy?
  188. Test Kits
  189. Making my own RO salt mix
  190. KH? GH? IDK... Co2 injection, ph levels.. Need help
  191. 20 - 40 ppm nitrate is it safe
  192. Potassium Nitrate/Sulfate Dosing EI
  193. Electrolysis and NO3
  194. Kh2po4
  195. Calcium Deficiency w/bad Ca:Mg ratio?
  196. Cycle not starting
  197. Cycling tank having high nitrates
  198. PH test strips
  199. High nitrates
  200. Newly Cycled Tank; Changing Filters
  201. I think this link might be a candidate for this sub form's sticky?
  202. PPS-PRO Dosing
  203. Ada Amazonia and Gh booster?
  204. NEW tank Question
  205. I think I figured it out???
  206. NO3:PO4 Generation And Consumption
  207. R/O Water shelf life
  208. Help lowering PH in 125 gallon
  209. UKAPS EI discussion
  210. Using both API Co2 Booster & Seachem Excel
  211. What to dose in Low Light Tank?
  212. Can I determine TDS of Ferts before adding to Water Column?
  213. Need advice on Fert Dosing and General Additives
  214. Fertilizer levels out of whack.
  215. Fertilizing with a mineralised top soil substrate
  216. Heads up? Watch the water!
  217. Cycle done much earlier than expected
  218. Where to buy KNO3?
  219. Is this ?fertilizer? any good for a low tech setup with plants
  220. False Nitrite Readings?
  221. CO2 generator recipe
  222. Seachem Weekly Dosing Chart
  223. Additional filtration needed?
  224. What Nutrient Deficiency Causes This?
  225. New to Liquid fertilizer thing...
  226. CA/ MG thoughts? Questions?
  227. Is tap water good for Ca and Mg????
  228. All Inclusive Plant Fert for Low-tech tank
  229. What's wrong with my AR?
  230. FIghting velvet algae, limited plant growth
  231. TX Holey Rock and ph parameters
  232. Do I need Excel?
  233. Background / Midground plants struggling
  234. Premixed (RO/DI/Tap) Water Treatment Solution
  235. Thrive or Flourish
  236. Can't Get Nitrates Up
  237. Am I reading my NO2 test wrong?
  238. Is PH important?
  239. Tank still cycling but GH and KH dropping
  240. Phosphates
  241. Which specific types of tests to run
  242. UPDATE - Deficiencies! Pls help me understand.
  243. KH Buffer? DIY
  244. kh buffer help
  245. Beneficial bacteria
  246. Potassium To Nitrate Ratio?
  247. Help extremely high Nitrates
  248. Well Water?
  249. Measuring co2 levels. Parameter issue?
  250. Plant deficiency identification : Help please!