Top Winter Pond Tips

Keeping a healthy winter pond will give you a head start come Spring. There’s not much to do in the winter, but a few useful tips will make life easier when Spring has finally sprung. 1. Stop feeding fish when temperatures drop below 50 degrees. Use a cold weather food above 50 degrees until mid […]

Q. Is there a natural alternative for treating algae in ponds?

A. Yes there is, the most common product that people use to get away from chemical algaecides is barley. When barley decomposes it releases many compounds one of these (which has not yet been identified) has been shown to be an effective way of preventing new algae cells from taking hold. Because barley does not […]