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can i use soil without vermiculite
    #1261465 - 01/30/03 10:53 AM (14 years, 1 month ago)

can i use soil without vermiculite for casing because i cant find any


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Re: can i use soil without vermiculite [Re: thomas]
    #1261480 - 01/30/03 10:56 AM (14 years, 1 month ago)

yes. just sterilise it well.


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Re: can i use soil without vermiculite [Re: thomas]
    #1261966 - 01/30/03 01:51 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

Yeah, not a problem. Your mushies will love it.

Make sure to deep-scratch between flushes, though. I've found overlay to be a problem with soil.

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Re: can i use soil without vermiculite [Re: FanaTEK]
    #1262453 - 01/30/03 04:42 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

should i put a layer under the substrate? and how long do i nuke it for?and what would you rather use peatmoss, cactus soil, or succalent soil?also after i case it could i case it again later for more flushes? and how much substrate comes in an evnviromental grow bag from the sporeworks, what is "deep scratching"


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Re: can i use soil without vermiculite [Re: thomas]
    #1262743 - 01/30/03 06:19 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

Peat moss is fine im using it now and getting decent results. and you can recase lightly after the first flush. and if i was you i wouldnt even mess with those bags there not worth the effort


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