As temperatures begin to decline, it is time to begin thinking about adjusting your fish feeding schedule. As water temperatures cool, pond fish naturally adapt with the changing temperatures. Their digestive systems are simple in structure, so it is best to adjust diets for them to help avoid sicknesses from over eating. This water temperature guide is designed to help you determine the best care for your fish in the upcoming months. If you do not have a way of determining water temperature, consider a floating pond thermometer. Read more Feeding Your Fish as Temperatures Decline
From the years 2005 to 2015 the United Nations call upon the world for an international decade of action call “Water for Life” to highlight the importance of water quality at the time and for years to come. They outline the need for change as “Declining water quality has become a global issue of concern as human populations grow, industrial and agricultural activities expand, and climate change threatens to cause major alterations to the hydrological cycle”. Out of this campaign, August was designated as Water Quality month. Read more Water Quality Month
Summer is here and it is time for barbecues, family trips, and fun in the sun. Ponds in the summer are a bit of a different story. They are experiencing high nutrient loads and too much sun. Here is your guide to combat these problems and get back to all of the fun activities you have planned. Read more Top Summer Maintenance Tips
The importance of balanced fish food is a high priority to any pond owner with fish. Fish food contains a variety of ingredients that that have been combined with purpose of helping different aspects of your fish thrive. Below are charts to show what ingredients are in the pond boss® naturals Color Enhancing Fish Food and the pond boss® naturals Staple Fish Sticks respectively. Read more What Is Your Fish Eating?
As temperatures begin to rise, the water surface of your pond is beginning to thaw, and it is time to look forward to more fish activity. Fish bring so much life to any pond, but caring for fish throughout the seasons can be difficult to know what to do. Read more Fish Feeding Guide as Temperatures Change