Home | Community | Message Board


Phytoextractum
Please support our sponsors.

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Welcome to the Shroomery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Amazon Shop for: Hydroponics Supplies, Vermiculite, pH Test Strips

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlineratsliveonnoevilstar
friend
Registered: 01/03/03
Posts: 37
Loc: phila. PA
Last seen: 13 years, 11 months
is this casing recipe ok?
    #1212358 - 01/12/03 05:37 PM (14 years, 13 days ago)

i used a 50/ 50 mix of verm and premium potting soil. what do u guys think?


--------------------
"Society everywhere is in conspiracy against the manhood of every one of its members... To be great is to be misunderstood." R.W.E.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Anonymous

Re: is this casing recipe ok? [Re: ratsliveonnoevilstar]
    #1212367 - 01/12/03 05:41 PM (14 years, 13 days ago)

Coud be ok. Check your PH level. The verm will be ok but the potting soil may be off a bit. Shoot for a Ph of 7.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlineratsliveonnoevilstar
friend
Registered: 01/03/03
Posts: 37
Loc: phila. PA
Last seen: 13 years, 11 months
Re: is this casing recipe ok? [Re: ]
    #1212372 - 01/12/03 05:44 PM (14 years, 13 days ago)

what should i do if its off a bit im already stating to pin is there anything i can do?


--------------------
"Society everywhere is in conspiracy against the manhood of every one of its members... To be great is to be misunderstood." R.W.E.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineLegoulash
Stranger
 User Gallery
Registered: 09/07/02
Posts: 4,347
Last seen: 5 years, 6 months
Re: is this casing recipe ok? [Re: ratsliveonnoevilstar]
    #1212381 - 01/12/03 05:46 PM (14 years, 13 days ago)

I dont get what people mean when they say check your Ph levals. I think its percent hydrogen(SP?). How do i check it.. I have Ph paper but i dont think thats how its done.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineRobbyrob
Cubensis seeker

Registered: 12/27/02
Posts: 653
Loc: Earth
Last seen: 6 years, 8 months
Re: is this casing recipe ok? [Re: Legoulash]
    #1212561 - 01/12/03 06:41 PM (14 years, 13 days ago)

u can buy ph metters for soil in any gardening shop.. I have seen them from 10-20 bucks depending on manufacture.. U cant use the paper ph tester acuratly with soil because thats to test the ph in water of hydroponic set-ups..

Peace!


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisibledeanofmean
mycophagous

Registered: 12/07/02
Posts: 2,017
Loc: PNW
Re: is this casing recipe ok? [Re: ratsliveonnoevilstar]
    #1212581 - 01/12/03 06:48 PM (14 years, 13 days ago)

Quote:

i used a 50/ 50 mix of verm and premium potting soil. what do u guys think?




more info plz . what is "premium potting soil"?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Anonymous

Re: is this casing recipe ok? [Re: ratsliveonnoevilstar]
    #1212621 - 01/12/03 06:57 PM (14 years, 13 days ago)

If you have pins already then dont do anything. If you have problems it's just one thing to check. I use an aquatic PH test kit and collect a sample of whatever I want to test, soak it in distilled water for a while and then add the test drops. The kit was $4 for 250 tests. It may not be the most accurate, I don't know, but it's cheap and that's what I'm about right now:)


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

Amazon Shop for: Hydroponics Supplies, Vermiculite, pH Test Strips

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Casing Recipe frocie 2,435 3 04/05/02 09:01 AM
by Targa
* Poo Casing recipe? Cloneufc 1,160 6 12/14/07 09:19 PM
by Nibin
* Best casing recipe for first case? trev 2,113 9 07/15/04 04:16 PM
by dustz
* what's the best 100% vermiculite casing recipe? nongipmahc 2,665 11 02/23/09 12:40 PM
by Brainiac
* Casing Recipes for 7.5 pH? llopez00 704 3 02/14/06 05:31 PM
by llopez00
* favorite casing recipes Tomandjerry58 2,450 3 10/20/03 03:58 PM
by Tomandjerry58
* casing recipe half9 737 3 10/09/07 12:05 PM
by substraight
* casing recipe maria420 841 1 06/04/01 11:21 PM
by BrownPastures

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, Prisoner#1, RogerRabbit, Citric, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, EvilMushroom666, cronicr, PussyFart, Tmethyl
490 topic views. 13 members, 51 guests and 39 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Edabea
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.029 seconds spending 0.003 seconds on 14 queries.