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Re: [APD] lying and ignorance in store employees

Oops, "T12" even. Been too long, lol.

On Fri, Feb 5, 2010 at 6:31 PM, B. T. Forsythe <megasycophant at gmail_com>wrote:

> I've been an APD subscriber for a very long time. In what I personally
> consider its heyday, I had the pleasure of experiencing discussions on a
> range of topics in nigh excruciating detail that one wouldn't expect to see
> outside of technical or academic journals, a range covering planted aquaria
> from top to bottom: lighting spectra and bulb lifespans (back in the T10
> days even), macro/micronutrient water column additive formulations (PMDD
> anyone?), active/inert/heated substrate pros and cons. This is only a
> smattering. I'm not jumping to any conclusions, but I hope that "Organic
> means it was fertilized at night" isn't representative of the APD
> readership. You aren't just what you eat. You're whatever it eats, and so
> on. Micronutrients are as important in our food supply as they are for our
> Cryptocorynes. There are many persuasive, valid arguments in support of
> organic food, but this one alone is enough to make the case. What is what
> you're eating eating? Is it grown in dead earth saturated in NPK and little
> else to attain rapid growth?
> Of course, if this is some sort of reference to whether food is *certified*
> organic, that's another discussion altogether.
> Regards,
> Brian
> On Fri, Feb 5, 2010 at 12:23 PM, Nick Andrews <nicothefabulous at hotmail_com
> > wrote:
>> Organic means it was fertilized at night.
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