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