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Dairy Facultative Lagoons & Koenders Wind Powered Aeration Systems

New Zealand has 16,500 dairy farms (avg. 220 cows), with cows kept on pasture throughout the year. During the 9-month dairy season, the cows are milked twice a day (averaging 2.5-3 h per day in the dairy parlour). Urine and faecal wastes deposited in the dairy parlour are washed away with high pressure hoses, using [...]

Dairy Facultative Lagoons & Koenders Wind Powered Aeration Systems
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Fish Pond Maintenance

I have been taking care of ponds and lakes for better than 3 decades now and I have seen all the good and bad that come with ponds. Healthy ponds are like lawns and gardens; you have to do maintenance to keep them healthy. Pond algae problems are one of the most common problems that [...]

Fish Pond Maintenance
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Water Pumps

Koenders Shallow Water Pump SW16 Tired of carrying heavy buckets of water from your pond to a stock tank? Boy, do we have a solution for you. A Koenders Air-Driven Shallow Water Pump, “SW16″ for short, is ideal for transferring water from your pond to a stock tank or cattle trough. Water pumps are perfect [...]

Water Pumps
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Koenders Windmill Water Pumps

Many people complain about the challenges they have in keeping their ponds filled with water. If this is an issue that you have then Koenders has two water pumping solutions that are ideal and they do not require any electricity for they run off the same windmill that aerates your pond. The Koenders VT 6 [...]

Koenders Windmill Water Pumps
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Retention Ponds

Koenders Windmills Keep Retention Ponds Healthy Due to EPA regulations governing storm water runoff, there are literally tens of thousands of retention ponds in North America. Retention ponds collect the diverted runoff from streets and gutters and control the release of its water into nearby rivers and streams. Retention ponds are also an extremely effective [...]

Retention Ponds
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Ideas on how to keep your Pond Water and Fish Healthy

All around the World customers are learning about the impact that aeration can have on the health of their pond water and fish. Pond Owners are starting to realize that there is a sustainable and environmentally friendly way to treat your pond for algae and weeds other than treating it with Toxic Pond Chemicals. Listed [...]

Ideas on how to keep your Pond Water and Fish Healthy
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Windmills to Improve Water

A Regina-based company has quietly become the world leader in using windmills to aerate stagnant or poor – quality water. Koenders Windmills Ltd. was founded almost 20 years ago, based on the vision of a man named Wilf Koenders, who pioneered the use of wind power in rural Saskatchewan as a power source to force [...]

Windmills to Improve Water
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Low Maintenance Windmill Aerator

Koenders, I installed my Koenders Windmill Aerator over 6 years ago and up until this week have not done an ounce of maintenance on it. It has been keeping our pond nice and clean and been extremely reliable. With no problem, it has kept our pond open in the cold winter months and the fish [...]

Low Maintenance Windmill Aerator
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Keeping Ponds Clean and Algae Free

Today, I ordered a Koenders Maintenance Repair Kit for $ 39.95 US. This is the only maintenance that I have done after 16 years of running my Koenders Windmill Aeration System. Until this time I have not had to do a thing to my windmill and it has kept on running and been a critical [...]

Keeping Ponds Clean and Algae Free
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Pond Aeration by Wind Power

Koenders Stands Up to 60 mph Gusts September 18, 2013 – Here’s a recent testimonial from the sandhills of Nebraska. Hi Doug, Here’s a photo of the windmill. I want to thank you for being not only helpful but also for your encouragement and being there for me like a true friend, while I assembled [...]

Pond Aeration by Wind Power
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