View Full Version : liquid fert and shrimps

24th Aug 2005, 11:20 AM
hey guys, ive been searching this forum for the answer to if liquid ferts stress out shrimps, i cant really understand if it is at times when i read some of the old posts. but ive been dosing liquid NO3 into my shrimp tank. maybe thats what is stressing them out. is dry fert better then liquid?? i bought some powdered KNO3 and etc. and if it is ill use that instead of the liquid fert


24th Aug 2005, 11:45 AM
I have heard more stories of adverse effects resulting from dosing with dry ferts as opposed to liquid ones. I dose with liquids and have not had too many problems.

24th Aug 2005, 12:23 PM
so dry fert is even worse then liquid, so mixing the dry to liquid form will be fine, as for dosing, i guess...dose less, but more frequent is the key then