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PostPosted: Sep 3rd, '13, 16:37 
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Currently I have my small aquaponicssystem and next to it a bucket I make compost tea in for my soil based plants out on the balcony.

Was thinking if it wouldn't be better for the plants if I just watered them with water from the fish tank instead...

What do you guys think?

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Why not make the compost tea with water from the AP system?

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Yep, what he said

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That's a fascinating idea. Could be some powerfull stuff. :P

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I've been doing some more pondering about this...

I think the best way is to brew the compost tea with water from the fish tank with some soil and molasses and then dilute the mixture say 1:5 with more fish tank water. That way you get the proper pH and no chlorine in the water instead of diluting the tea with tap water.

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