Don't Swallow the Bait

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Pond Plants: An Easy Reference Guide

Pond Plants in a Backyard Water Garden Pond plants like water lilies, cattails, pickerel weed, and water lettuce are a necessary part of your customers’ pond ecosystems. It's important for you to know the different types of aquatic plants available and the critical role they play in the

Small Ponds, Big Profits

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A Champion Cabo Couple

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Star Teachers Build Star Pupils!

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Oxygen in Your Pond

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Quick Guide to Koi Varieties

Many pond owners choose to have a water garden in their backyard simply to enjoy the hobby of keeping fish. Koi are the most popular pond fish and come in a variety of classifications. Koi are also grouped by domestic or import. To help you identify...

The Greatest Coach Ever?!

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What Kick A** Looks Like!

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Change Your World by Changing Your Thermostat!

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MY HERO

prichard My Hero! What do Sylvester Stallone, Will Smith, and William Shatner aka "Captain Kirk" have in common with Dr. Peter Pritchard?! All of them have an Aquascape Pond of course! Well...Dr. Pritchard will actually be joining this elite group of dignitaries

Be An Author Not An Editor

Be An Author Not An Editor Life in general and certainly social media is filled with a lot of editors. That is, people who can pick apart what someone else has done, thinks or believes and make "suggestions" on what they could of, or more even more point

FAQs About Fish

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Value-Added Resources for Aquascape Contractors

Online Version of Pond Builder's Bible You may have visited Aquascape’s website a time or two, but do you know how many resources are available to help you with your business? From pond construction to managing finances to marketing your business; you’ll find almost everything you
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