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Welcome to Corals101.com !

A Website by Noel Curry,
Former Director of Scientific Coral Corp. Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Last Updated February 1, 2011


February 2011. Welcome to our newly revised website !

Noel Curry HeadshotA note from Noel on Feb 2011: "After much considerations, I closed down Scientific Corals farm last month, December 2010, after exactly 20 years of trying. But the good news is that I am now taking all of that experience and putting it on the Net, so you can learn from my successes, and mistakes."

 

I particularly like this format because the entire website is now searchable ! Just use any of the Search Boxes or Search Links to find what you are looking for. 

 

In the coming weeks and months you will see an all new Corals101 website. I hope you enjoy it.

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A note from Noel: Like my grandfather before me, I am a full-time commercial farmer. But instead of growing black angus cattle and wheat like he did in Reading, Kansas, I grow corals. I have been growing and producing corals for more than 20 years now.

 

So it just makes sense to take all of this knowledge and experience that I have accumulated over all of these years, and present it to you, completely FREE of charge, so that you can grow corals successfully. Sure it might help us sell a few more corals for the company I work for. And sure we might recoup some costs to maintain this website, from the ads on the site. But more importantly, it will help YOU buy and maintain corals more successfully. And that will almost certainly result in saving the lives of many corals in the process. Its widely believed that 90 % of all the corals bought today will be dead within 5 years. Thats terrible and disrespectful of mother nature.. We need to reverse that trend now.

 

The first question I usually get when people find out that I am a full time coral farmer is "Isn't it really hard to keep corals?" And what I always tell them is "Its actually quite simple to keep corals, as long as you do a "FEW THINGS RIGHT".

 

But if you are a newbie, how do you know what those "FEW THINGS RIGHT" are without making the mistakes us veterans have made? Learn from my mistakes people. I've probably made more than anyone else, but I have learned from them. In the pages that follow, you can learn the right way, and the wrong way to have a beautiful reef aquarium, based up my experience. And its all free!

 

Hopefully because Im not pushing any particular products to sell, just the concepts, then you will consider me to be an unbiased, more accurate source of information. And my experience should help too.

 

As the name implies, this website is geared towards getting beginners started off the right way. Its written in plain English. For greater details, you can either buy a book listed on our books link below (nope we dont get a cut), or visit one of the excellent forums.   And by the way, your comments are welcome. If you've got a better way to grow corals, by all means let me know and we can add it. But these are the ways that work well for us, every day.

How can we improve this website? What question and answers would you like included in it?We welcome your comments, positive or negative. You can email me here. 

 

Sorry about the Ads. I just need to make a few bucks to pay for the hosting of the website. Maybe someday I can delete the ads.


Special Thanks to CTC, a really talented guy, for his great logo design.

This website is dedicated to Victor, Pete D, and Brad D, and my great family.

 


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Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 February 2011 09:19
 
 

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