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 #4227  by odin
 04 Jan 2018 08:00
You too mate!


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 #4253  by odin
 08 Jan 2018 21:25
Topped off, fed and dosed both with biodigest tonight and after 2 - 2.5 weeks the cloudy bacterial bloom has subsided and life goes on in the baby tank.

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 #4255  by odin
 09 Jan 2018 06:18
For the record there were no water changes etc, i see other members have this issue sometimes.


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 #4258  by odin
 09 Jan 2018 22:21
Spotted 7 berried females in the 1st larvae tank tonight... some literally have only 4 eggs and stuff lol.


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 #4259  by Vorteil
 10 Jan 2018 00:55
Big difference after dosing. I've used biogest before in the past when I started a new tank and every once in awhile I will dose. It's only my 6g that has a sponge filter. The 3g doesn't.
 #4263  by odin
 10 Jan 2018 08:10
Yeah to be honest I dosed with it to keep the water quality good while it seemed to of done a mini cycle from the shrimps growing in size and upping the waste. It’s all caught up now and we had no losses.


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 #4983  by odin
 21 Apr 2018 14:00
Removed some hair algae from the 2nd baby tank as it was getting crazy, i moved the opae ula macroalgae from this tank and put it in my Alpha tank to try and help the water quality in their tank.

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 #4984  by opae ula related
 21 Apr 2018 15:04
odin wrote:Removed some hair algae from the 2nd baby tank as it was getting crazy, i moved the opae ula macroalgae from this tank and put it in my Alpha tank to try and help the water quality in their tank.

What is the bottle to the right? :)
 #4985  by odin
 21 Apr 2018 16:21
opae ula related wrote:
odin wrote:Removed some hair algae from the 2nd baby tank as it was getting crazy, i moved the opae ula macroalgae from this tank and put it in my Alpha tank to try and help the water quality in their tank.

What is the bottle to the right? :)
Lol well spotted, i put some macro algae in this pot with an LED light on it. The macro algae was about dead so i thought id do an experiment and try and bring it back to life with plant fertilizers (tank safe ones).
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