Reef News Network is a weekly podcast dedicated to the saltwater enthusiast and Reefkeeping hobbyist. Every week your hosts Peter and Jeremy will bring to you industry news, tips, listener calls, featured topics and special guests. This show is fun and upbeat while being educational and informative, so remember keep your eyes on your tank and your ears in the reef!
Industry Update, dreamy fragging kit and Power Up before the Power is Out. This week we catch up with Jeremy and Peter during an interesting time in history. Jeremy has been taking on some new projects including starting to install his Neptune Apex. Peter is in the final stages of his auto water change system and is about to make the move to a remote sump. All this and more on Episode 106 of the Reef News Network!
Aquaculture Anthias, disaster traits and FFMmania. This week Jeremy is growing cheato by the bundle, running the Hydros and getting ready to setup his Apex. Peter is rocking and rolling along the way towards auto water changes and a remote sump. All this and more on Episode 105 of the Reef News Network.
TWO YEARS IN!!!!
Deep Sea Coral gardens, Florida a go-go deemed a no-no & It Takes Two. On our two year anniversary we tried something new and livestreamed the entire episode on our Facebook page(go check it out) and waxed reminiscent about our experiences so far. Jeremy is tracking his numbers to try and explain a few sps losses but really enjoying his recently added fish. Peter is working towards some advanced automation and making real progress! All this and more on Episode 104 of the Reef News Network!
The SKY is the limit, Snow storm and Stuck in the Middle with You. This week Jeremy is setting up the frag tank, at least with temporary equipment and breaking down the tub and Peter is nearly done with the water mixing station! All this and more on Episode 103 of the Reef News Network.
A new marine sanctuary, ReefBot Pro and The Mechanical Miracle. This week Jeremy is working on setting up the frag tank and enjoying his newest fish additions to the big tank. Peter has started work on the AWC system and the sump move. All this and more on Episode 102 of the Reef News Network.
An intriguing gadget, foodie review and Crusty Gold. Jeremy is working on the frag tank (Peter is concerned about his plumbing job) and enjoying some great color and growth in the big tank. Peter has started the process for his basement sump upgrade slowly... finding the right metric fittings is a bit of a process. All this and more on Episode 101 of the Reef News Network!
Captive bred Seal's? Problems in the Turks and Caicos and Clean-up Crew: Who and How To. This week Jeremy and Peter share the love with all as they hit the 100 episodes mark. Peter catches us up on the WaterBox Family Reunion and his crazy week in Florida. All this and more on Episode 100 of the Reef News Network!
A new concept aquarium, all about the Versa, and the Great Northern Peninsula; three sides of goodness with Deven Rich. This week Deven is enjoying the process of setting up his new system, Jeremy has some new fish and Peter is getting ready to for a great trip. All this and more on Episode 99 of the Reef News Network!
Walking Sharks, controller boards and It's Showtime with Brian Waugh. This week Jeremy is enjoying the growth of his sps, Peter has ordered the necessary parts for his auto water change system. All this and more on Episode 98 of the Reef News Network!
Lots of listener calls and #goals. Jeremy is enjoying his display tank, dialing in dosing the big three and seeing nice growth. Peter has started the sump upgrade. All this and more on Episode 97 of the Reef News Network!
Becoming part of the reef?, A strange New England Coral, Take it to the Apex and push it High-Tech. This week Jeremy is loving on his fish and coral & seeing some growth with stabilized Alk. Peter is starting to make some progress with his solar install and has big plans for his system once it is completed, he is also starting to battle some hitchhiker clove polyps before they run rampant. All this and more on Episode 96 of the Reef News Network!
More on Sunscreen, The blob and Aquascaping 2.0: RNN's Aquascaping Ideology. Jeremy and Peter are back in the studio on New Year's Day. Jeremy is tweaking his tank and enjoying fish and coral, Peter is all prepped for his sump upgrade. All this and more on Episode 95 of the Reef News Network!
Thriving Parrotfish, a listener call and a look back at 2019. Jeremy and Peter have some good stuff going on in their respective tanks and are getting ready for some big milestones. All this and more on Episode 94 of the Reef News Network.
Mindstream no more, a listener call and all about ATS with Josh from Clear Water Scrubbers. Jeremy has fish in the tank and is very excited about it. Peter is holding steady and kept his update brief as he had a good long talk with Josh, all this and more on Episode 93 of the Reef News Network.
Breeding mandarins at home, big bucks for reef restoration and all we want for Reefmas. Jeremy has aquascaped the OptiMystic Reef and has started placing coral he will be posting some videos and pictures to the Reef News Network Facebook page, Peter is planning his attack on a bit of bubble algae and enjoying a beautiful hair algae free system. All this and more on Episode 92 of the Reef News Network!
Lab raised coral larvae, beats for the reefs and go rabbit go rabbit go. This week Jeremy has made a bit of progress in prepping the tub to move the remainder of rockover to the big tank and pulled a ton of algae. Peter is nearly ready to make some very nice and very nicely planned upgrades. All this and more on Episode 91 of the Reef News Network.
Turbo charged coral larva, bacterium delirium & ORA, ORA, ORA. Jeremy and Peter went solar. Jeremy is working on balancing out his big display tanks alkalinity. Peter is enjoying his new fish and see ing a hair algae free system along with some major plans for automation down the road. All this and more on Episode 90 of the Reef News Network!
Hydra upgrades, visit the GBR and Stand and Deliver. Jeremy has been dealing with the new tank uglies but has a plan. Peter is enjoying a mostly algae free tank and his working to stock up on fish. All this and more on Episode 89 of the Reef News Network!
An invasive chimera, the kraken reef and BristlewormMania. Jeremy is planning out his aquascape and seeing some great colors develop in the big tank. Peter just loaded up on fish and is starting to acclimate them. All this and more on Episode 88 of the Reef News Network.
Ocean cleanup project update, some new tank goodness coming to market and Let's talk about ICP, let's talk about Tests bab-y. This week we catch up on a few details of Peter's awesome travel weekend and more coral is coming. Jeremy is just about ready to aquascape and has a vision for what he is going to do. All this and more on Episode 87 of the Reef News Network!
This week we cover Purple Sea Urchins & A newly discovered coral in the news. We also recorded an Episode live on location from an event. Jeremy is adding more coral to the big tank and needs to get squared away with dialing things in and managing the wire mess. Peter's crazy travel itinerary is coming to an end and he is preparing to add some new frags to his diplay tank. Our main topic is: Crazy chalice your flashier than Ceaser's palace! All this and more on Episode 86 of the Reef News Network!
ESV, AI and a Real Mermaid!? These are just a few of the people you will hear from on this week's RAP Recap! The crowds proved that they want an all saltwater show in the Midwest by showing up in droves for the inaugural RAP Chicago. We were fortunate enough to be there for the fourth and final RAP of 2019 to bring you all the action from the floor. Join us as we wax poetically with various vendors from the industry as well as; well yes, a mermaid. All this and more on episode 85 of the Reef News Network!
Whitestar, a Sunscreen Bill and The Cardinal(fish) Rule. Jeremy has added a few more coral to the big tank and is really enjoying his light reactor. Peter is getting ready to finish up on his road trips for the year and is enjoying his tank hair algae free. All this and more on Episode 84 of the Reef News Network.
Tuxedo's, Reef Surveys and Fragger's Guide to the Galaxy Pt. 2. Peter is claiming victory over his algae outbreak and getting ready to add some new coral to his system! Jeremy installed his light reactor, added new clean-up crew to the 265. All this and more on Episode 83 of the Reef News Network.
Mysis discovery, a cool use of tech and Aquashella Chicago 2.0. This week Jeremy catches us up on the progress he is making with his build, adding in his light reactor and planning out the aquascape. Peter walks us through Aquashella and tells us all about his experience at the event. All this and more on Episode 82 of the Reef News Network!
Better than Sci-Fi & Amp up your coral, A meaningful talk about Aminos with Doctor Michael Gerdes. Jeremy is making progress on his build and other tanks but may need to come up with a new plan for the aquascape. Peter is still waging war on algae with consistency as his primary tool. All this and more on Episode 81 of the Reef News Network.
Not your mother's lemonfish, the mysterious deep sea, and Fragger's Guide to the Galaxy, ANYWHERE you go this is how you show. Jeremy is working out the final details on his built rockwork structure that will be a Zoa garden and have some cool dimension, and ordered some goodies. Peter is making progress with his system and has the ReefBot setup in a new spot, Reef Octopus light reactor all set and is already seeing results. All this and more on Episode 80 of the Reef News Network.
Peter joins the dark side, a listener call from or friend Remy aka Bahama Llama corals and the deep dive on CoralVue's game changing announcements. Peter got a brand spanking new WaterBox and is going to fill it with FRESH WATER!! Jeremy has been making slow steady progress and is on the hunt for good cleanup crew. All this and more on Episode 79 of the Reef News Network!
RNN078- Fascinating Myths and How to Bust Them
Project Coral, MACNA tech releases and Fascinating Myths and How to Bust Them. Jeremy is making slow but steady progress on his tank build, Peter is still loving his new reactor and using it to get back to balance. All this and more on Episode 78 of the Reef News Network!!
Plastic eating bacteria, floating pumice and What to Maintain when You are maintaining. Jeremy's tank is starting the uglies and Peter got the very interesting results from his ICP test results. All this and more on Episode 77 of the Reef News Network.