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Frozen Snow Covered Straw
    #1300070 - 02/11/03 02:26 PM (14 years, 9 months ago)

I have a bail of wheat straw in my backyard that is covered in about 3 feet of snow. The bail has sat out in the rain and it was pretty gray looking and washed out before the snow came.

I assume most of the nutrients have washed out but could I still pasturize it and add it to a more nutrient rich substrate, like say horse dung?

Will the mycelium still colonize it?

I am hoping that by adding the straw i can expand what little horse dung i have at the moment.




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Re: Frozen Snow Covered Straw [Re: ODhaze]
    #1300393 - 02/11/03 04:59 PM (14 years, 9 months ago)

The straw should be ok mixed with dung. Be sure to pasteurize it thoroughly.


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Re: Frozen Snow Covered Straw [Re: dog]
    #1300465 - 02/11/03 05:51 PM (14 years, 9 months ago)

Maybe check the middle of the bale,, the outside got wet/snowed/etc.. on , but the middle should still be fairly fresh/Golden..!


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