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Episode 9 with Todd Gardner talking about a variety of cool topics!

Reef Frenzy Radio

Release Date: 12/07/2017

Episode 13 with Brandon Rutherford talking about his third grade classroom reef project show art Episode 13 with Brandon Rutherford talking about his third grade classroom reef project

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Brandon Rutherford is one of those teachers we all wish we had growing up. He has taken his love for science and the marine aquarium hobby and shared it with his students. LRS has been following his project for several years and the way that he has expanded it is amazing. His THIRD GRADE students bred 500+ clownfish last year in their classroom and sold them to Quality Marine! To donate you can contact Brandon here:  http://mrrutherfordisawesome.weebly.com/reef-system.html To see recent updates about the project you can check out this article: ...

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Episode 12 with Nuri Fisher, President of Piscine Energetics show art Episode 12 with Nuri Fisher, President of Piscine Energetics

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PE Mysis shrimp is well known in the aquarium hobby as a premium food. We interview the President and learn all about the history of this shrimp and the sustainable harvest methods.

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Episode 11 Episode 11 "Identifying Fish Disease and Treatment methods"

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In this episode we discuss how to identify and treat some common parasites and bacterial infections which can be prevalent in newly acquired aquarium fish.

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Episode 10 with Chad Clayton from Reed Mariculture show art Episode 10 with Chad Clayton from Reed Mariculture

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In this podcast we learn all about algae, rotifers, copepods, and the "first foods" used in aquaculture from one of the most seasoned and experienced people I know in the industry. Chad Clayton from Reed Mariculture joins us to share what he has learned over the years. His reputation in the reefing hobby, combined with his passion for aquaculture makes this episode one you don't want to miss.

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Episode 9 with Todd Gardner talking about a variety of cool topics! show art Episode 9 with Todd Gardner talking about a variety of cool topics!

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In this episode we learn how Todd helped encourage Larry to push forward to develop a food designed from the ground up as a broodstock conditioning diet. We also discussed how he imported uber-rare fish like the Gramma dejongi from Cuba, and the pitfalls of bringing them to market due to the embargo. Lastly we finish up talking about how excited Todd is to move to North Carolina soon!  

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Episode 8 with Bobby Moon from Chicagoland Aquariums show art Episode 8 with Bobby Moon from Chicagoland Aquariums

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In this podcast we sit down with Bobby Moon to discuss his approach to running his retail store, service business and his online coral business. Bobby embraces the same "hustle" that I do and he is always putting out content on social media and Youtube. At the end of this podcast we break away from reefing and talk about Bitcoin and crypto currency. 

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Episode 7- Reefkeeping Episode 7- Reefkeeping "Down Under!"

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In this podcast we discuss how running a retail fish store in Australia is different than in the US. We chat with the owners of "100% Reefsafe" about collection, permits, livestock, and other topics. Veronica, the production manager for LRS is actually staying with them for over a week!

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Episode 6 with Rick Lowe from Synergy Reef Systems show art Episode 6 with Rick Lowe from Synergy Reef Systems

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In this episode we sat down with Rick Lowe from Synergy Reef Systems. Synergy manufactures a full line of acrylic products including sumps and overflow boxes. Tune in to learn about their newest "Shadow Overflow" box and how it has become one of their most popular products. We also discuss topics such as water flow rates, filter socks, injection molding, and the joys of running a family business. Learn more about Synergy Reef Systems by visiting www.synergyreef.com

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Episode 5 with Coldwater Marine Aquatics show art Episode 5 with Coldwater Marine Aquatics

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In this episode we sat down with Josh Groves and Stu Wobbe who own Coldwater Marine Aquatics. We discussed what it takes to keep a cold water tank, as well as how they turned their hobby into a business by supplying public aquariums and specialty stores with unique inverts and fish they collect in Oregon. (Please excuse the background noise from the water flowing which was picked up in the room when Josh and Stu recorded this podcast.) You can learn more about coldwater aquariums by visiting theor Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ColdwaterMarineAquatics/

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Episode 4- Richard Ross from the Steinhart Aquarium  show art Episode 4- Richard Ross from the Steinhart Aquarium

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In this episode we sit down with Richard Ross who works at the Steinhart Aquarium in California. Rich is a MASNA "Aquarist of the Year" award recipient and is well known for his love of octopuses. He also writes articles for his "Skeptical Reefkeeping" series which you can find at http://packedhead.net/ In this podcast we learn about some of the tasks required to manage the Steinhart's 212,000 gallon reef tank and his home reef. Rich and I discuss how social media has changed the way information about the hobby is disseminated, particularly how opinions are often taken as fact. We also briefly...

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In this episode we learn how Todd helped encourage Larry to push forward to develop a food designed from the ground up as a broodstock conditioning diet. We also discussed how he imported uber-rare fish like the Gramma dejongi from Cuba, and the pitfalls of bringing them to market due to the embargo. Lastly we finish up talking about how excited Todd is to move to North Carolina soon!