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North Spore Shop: Bulk Substrate

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Re: Vermikulit Q.
    #16764 - 05/13/00 11:22 PM (22 years, 4 months ago)

Get the 1mm. For cakes smaller is better. And if you grind you rice up try and grind it to the same approx. size. It will give you a more "airy" substrate and help speed up mycelial growth.

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Re: Vermikulit Q.
    #16766 - 05/14/00 11:11 AM (22 years, 4 months ago)

I just did an experiment with vermiculite size and i found that the smaller the vermiculite was the slower colonization occurred, especially if packed in tight. The medium sized vermicule (which i guess to be about 2 mm) did a much better job of providing airspace when not packed.


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