Category Archives: Pond and koi

Time for the pond netting to come down?

It is a no win question, when to take down the netting over the pond. This year has been one of the easiest and best years of pond coverage. The pond looks pretty good, is pretty clear, and I think … Continue reading

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Rain after a marathon afternoon of yard work

I will say that I was exhausted after my profitable day. I started out with my pond plan and put in the pond warmers, removed the filter and pump, and subsequently cleaned everything I took out. I left the aerator … Continue reading

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On Koerner Pond: prep for leafy days ahead

It was surprisingly cool in the morning but we did breakfast al fresco with Polartec. I had thought that I might take my ‘day off’ and ready the pond for the coming winter. Not that I want that to happen, … Continue reading

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Pond Issues

We had just gotten back from the beach and I decided to keep my Sunday light and perhaps read the paper and my current read, ‘The Deptford Trilogy’ by Robertson Davies. I put a few things away outside before going … Continue reading

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Pond management and its benefits

For whatever reason, the pond is a priority. I love the look, I have always liked fish, I had tropical fish in an aquarium way back in the day, when I lived in Parma, Ohio growing up. I used to … Continue reading

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