Re: NANFA-L-- Re: Flathead catfish
Tue, 4 Apr 2006 13:39:39 EDT

In a message dated 4/4/06 11:35:58 AM, writes:

<< One of these days I would like to built an automated system to keep
clean water flowing through all the time. >>

Why wait, do it now. It will not be that difficult to construct and the
results are amazing. It doesn't have to be more than 10-20% daily and only for an
hour or two daily. I have grown killies to adult size in a shoe box with
automatic water changing. I also have a grass pickerel that has grown to 12 inches
in a 20 gallon tank from about 4 inches. The only difference is the cool
temperature and the automatic water change. I use drip irrigation technology all
available from

Lee Harper
Media, PA
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