Understanding the Biological Cycle of Your Koi Pond

The biological cycle is really better defined as the “nitrogen cycle” because primarily what pond keepers are concerned with is nitrogenous waste.  When it comes to elements, nitrogen is pretty common. In fact, it makes up almost 80% of our atmosphere so it’s not surprising that it should be found in many plants and animals, [...]

By | 2017-05-15T02:51:38+00:00 April 23rd, 2014|Pond Care|4 Comments

What are the ideal water conditions for healthy koi?

There will certainly be a lot of differing opinions on the best water conditions for koi but one thing remains constant: poor water quality leads to a host of other health problems that are certainly avoidable with proper care.  Because stress originates from poor water quality, follow these guidelines for healthy water and healthy koi. [...]

By | 2017-05-15T02:59:15+00:00 January 20th, 2014|Pond Care|40 Comments