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managing small farm ponds

The North Carolina State Fisheries and Pond Management Extension have produced a Pond Management Guide. In addition the text information and images, there is a pond management video available for free download, or you can order a copy ($US25). Before … Continue reading

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Controlling algae with barley straw

There’s an interesting range of information available on the net relating to controlling algae with barley straw. The UK Centre for Aquatic Plant Management have developed a number of methods of dealing with aquatic and riparian plants, including a novel … Continue reading

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Managing Mississippi Farm Ponds and Small Lakes

Because of poor planning, improper construction, or lack of proper management, many Mississippi lakes and ponds are relatively unproductive. A pond that consistently produces good catches of fish is a result of proper planning, construction, and management. The purpose of … Continue reading

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