28 03, 2016

Spring is here…..what do you need this season?

2016-03-28T13:14:37-04:00

Spring is Here!!!   At last! Winter is on it's way out and we are looking forward to opening up those ponds and spending the warm Spring & Summer months enjoying their charms. Make sure you are ready to start treating your pond as soon as water temperatures are suitable, [...]

Spring is here…..what do you need this season?2016-03-28T13:14:37-04:00
17 03, 2016

Spring Pond Opening: When to Schedule Your Pond Opening

2018-11-25T12:11:29-04:00

Spring Pond Opening National Pond Service is now taking appointments for your spring openings!  With your spring opening you will receive the best service.  Spring pond openings include, but not limited to: Pond plants and fish carefully removed; Pond drained, cleaned out and refilled.  Fish will be inspected.  All plants [...]

Spring Pond Opening: When to Schedule Your Pond Opening2018-11-25T12:11:29-04:00
4 02, 2016

Winter Fish Kill Prevention – A Pond Owners Guide

2018-11-25T12:13:24-04:00

Winter Fish Kill Prevention for Pond Owners Winter can be a beautiful and exciting time of year but if you’re a pond owner it can also be a very troublesome time of year.  A beautiful collection of koi and goldfish can all be destroyed by a winter fish kill.  Winter [...]

Winter Fish Kill Prevention – A Pond Owners Guide2018-11-25T12:13:24-04:00
23 07, 2015

2015 BEST of Canandaigua Award!

2015-07-23T09:27:26-04:00

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE National Pond Service, LLC Receives 2015 Best of Canandaigua Award Canandaigua Award Program Honors the Achievement CANANDAIGUA July 9, 2015 -- National Pond Service, LLC has been selected for the 2015 Best of Canandaigua Award in the Pond Contractor category by the Canandaigua Award Program. [...]

2015 BEST of Canandaigua Award!2015-07-23T09:27:26-04:00
22 07, 2014

Understand and Prevent Fish Kills in Your Pond

2014-07-22T09:41:34-04:00

Diffused aeration in your pond helps prevent fish kills. Each summer, usually starting in late July and accelerating into early August, we hear about fish kills from pond owners. By the time dying fish are observed in ponds, it is often too late to save them. But by [...]

Understand and Prevent Fish Kills in Your Pond2014-07-22T09:41:34-04:00
20 06, 2014

Work with Mother Nature to Reduce Nutrients that support Pond Algae

2014-06-20T07:08:20-04:00

Beneficial bacteria help maintain a balanced pond ecosystem. Apply monthly during the summer, increasing to twice a month during extended periods of heavy rain. Add beneficial bacteria to your pond once a month this summer to help prevent the grueling feud with nuisance algae that many pond owners [...]

Work with Mother Nature to Reduce Nutrients that support Pond Algae2014-06-20T07:08:20-04:00
19 06, 2014

Pond Algae thrives on nutrients. Have you considered using Flowering Aquatic Plants

2014-06-19T07:19:10-04:00

Water lily blooms grace a pond at Willow Pond Aqua Farms. The lilies are one of a variety of plants that help control pond algae. Creative use of pond plants helps supplement pond filtration and nutrient reduction in your pond. Desirable pond plants and green algae both compete [...]

Pond Algae thrives on nutrients. Have you considered using Flowering Aquatic Plants2014-06-19T07:19:10-04:00
18 06, 2014

Keep Pond Algae at Bay

2014-06-18T07:30:35-04:00

Keep pond algae at bay with barley straw pellets. Apply pellets every six weeks for best results. Algae tend to plague pond owners during the hot, sunny, calm part of the summer. Increased sunlight and rising water temperature create ideal conditions for aggressive algae growth. With a little [...]

Keep Pond Algae at Bay2014-06-18T07:30:35-04:00
17 06, 2014

How to Choose the Right Pond Pump Part 2: Size of Pumps

2014-06-17T05:28:41-04:00

Pond pumps are sized according to the number of gallons they can move in one hour.  The best pond pumps are going to have a sizing chart to determine how many gallons of water per hour the pump can push at a particular height.  One of the first steps in [...]

How to Choose the Right Pond Pump Part 2: Size of Pumps2014-06-17T05:28:41-04:00
3 06, 2014

How to Choose the Right Pond Pump Part 1: Type of Pumps

2014-06-03T06:11:44-04:00

Choosing the right pond pump for your pond, water garden or water feature can be overwhelming.  There are external pumps that operate outside the pond and there are submersible pond pumps that operate in the pond under water.  Among the submersible pond pumps are direct drive pumps, magnetic drive pumps [...]

How to Choose the Right Pond Pump Part 1: Type of Pumps2014-06-03T06:11:44-04:00