Pond Learning Center

September 5, 2019

Aeration, De-icing and Avoiding Winter Fish Kills

Aeration, De-icing and Avoiding Winter Fish Kills Evenings are feeling chilly and blackbirds are flocking up; as much as we hate to admit it: summer is […]
September 3, 2019

Fall Phragmites and Cattail Control

It is time for back to school, Friday night football games, and controlling the cattails and exotic phragmites around the margins of your pond or lake. […]
August 23, 2019

“Toxic Algae” and Your Pond

Late Summer and a lot of media attention have brought a number of questions from our customers about “toxic algae blooms” on ponds and what to […]
August 8, 2019

Servicing Aeration Systems

If you have a pond aeration system running and you haven’t given it any attention yet this year, now is the time to service the unit. […]
July 10, 2019

Benefits of Automatic Fish Feeders

A common goal for many pond owners is to grow bigger fish. One of the best ways to achieve this is through supplemental feeding. However, growing […]
June 7, 2019

Weeds, Algae & Pond-Scum…. OH MY!

As summer gets started and water temperatures warm, we get lots of calls about different weeds, algae and all sorts of miscellaneous pond scum.  This article […]
April 11, 2019

Timing for Fish Stocking – Spring 2019

I am frequently asked how soon we will get started stocking fish this Spring.  Unfortunately, the answer is not as easy as just looking at the […]
April 4, 2019
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Cover, Structure and Good Habitat for your Fishery

I am frequently asked what can be done to improve fishery conditions in a pond.  Often people assume that planting more fish is the answer to […]
April 1, 2019

Do Catfish Clean Ponds?

“Can I get some catfish to clean my pond?”  We get asked this question quite frequently…  The one-word answer to that question is “No”.  Contrary to […]