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Hmm, not so good then.I suspect that you have kicked off the original cycle, built up bacteria to convert ammonia to nitrite, then nitrite to nitrate, but then as the tank wasn't fed, it'll have died. What nitrate you had has not been processed any further, or at least some of it remains. Now you're feeding the tank again, there is ammonia present (as some will have come from the bacteria that died off), which will restart the cycle. You just need to wait it out. You should feed the tank daily, and you'll see the standard cycle:
@marty I have the same tank as Gavin - Kent bio reef 95l - been running a couple of months now. I was advised at the beginning to take everything out of the back chambers apart from the heater and skimmer. I have approx 11kg of live rock. We just have a small part of the sponge media it came with to stop the weir running too fast (which we wash out weekly). How much of the media you suggested should I have then?