Originally Posted by lomeli562
Like add a source of ammonia directly?
you need a good environment for the bacteria to grow then add the ammonia for the food source and the bacteria will grow. You have to figure out how much to dose and then once the bacteria starts growing you will have to figure out a daily dose of ammonia to keep it alive.
Your basically fishless cycling except you wont ever add fish, instead you have to add a daily ammonia source to keep it alive