Back to Life. The decline of pond keeping, and how to bring it back.
March / April 2013
Hard times impact pond lovers and inhabitants alike. When a Florida family in need reached out for help, Ponditat for Humanity was there to answer the call. Dave Jones offers a special thanks to the people whose generosity made all the difference.
Winter robs your pond of sunshine and warmth, but it doesn’t have to steal its life. Employ these easy insider tactics to ensure your pond’s plants and animals survive the chilly months.
Soupy, pea-green water is a frustrating condition that frustrates many a pond keeper. The cause is often difficult to discover — until now. Once you know and eliminate these 30 algae enablers, your pond will change from grimy to glistening in no time.
Natural disasters and on-site accidents can destroy companies overnight. Is your pond business protected against unexpected loss? No matter the size or value of your business, insurance is an essential precaution you can’t afford to be without.
One of the most popular and important varieties of koi, Kohauku are beloved by beginner hobbyists and experts alike. But do you know how to assess the fish’s *Kiwa* or *Hi*? Learn what makes these prize-winning koi so unique, and you’ll appreciate Kohaku in a whole new way.
Long considered unattractive and difficult to work with, pond skimmers have changed very little over the last 20 years. But recent improvements have made these indispensable water feature workhorses more durable and cost-effective than ever.
When it comes to Cabela’s indoor water features, small details make a big difference. Cloward H20 knows how to design and build with the end result in mind. These best practices will ensure that your aquarium works flawlessly behind the scenes while your visitors see the beauty of nature brought inside.
Do you use modern technology when pitching to customers? If not, your business could be suffering. Make new electronics like the iPad, wireless hot spots, and credit card readers part of your sales approach and watch your numbers soar.