Home | Community | Message Board


The Spore Depot
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: Brown Rice Flour, Rye Grain, Vermiculite, Wild Bird Seed

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Invisibleshamantra
hobbyethnobotanist

Registered: 05/18/04
Posts: 1,177
Loc: ¯\(º_o)/¯
Christmas sheaf as substrate?
    #3226396 - 10/07/04 07:04 AM (12 years, 3 months ago)

I was looking for straw here when I came across alot off Christmas sheaf (made of oat and corn) , Christmas sheaf is this thing you given to the birds in the christmas



can I use this ?


--------------------
note: english is my 3rd languange, please ignore misspelling and poor english, im doing my best :smile:

http://youtube.com/watch?v=ug98TKkWKy0


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineChicomecoatl
Stranger

Registered: 10/06/04
Posts: 4
Last seen: 12 years, 3 months
Re: Christmas sheaf as substrate? [Re: shamantra]
    #3226632 - 10/07/04 10:56 AM (12 years, 3 months ago)

remove the seeds and stuff first. it should work


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinescatmanrav
Brainy Smurf

Registered: 05/08/04
Posts: 11,483
Loc: Flag
Last seen: 4 years, 19 days
Trusted Cultivator
Re: Christmas sheaf as substrate? [Re: Chicomecoatl]
    #3226955 - 10/07/04 12:53 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

The seeds should be fine.

It sounds ok but you never know without trying. I've seen cubies grown on lots of things (including a bible, a bra, and a qp of white widdow).

Check out arts and crafts stores for straw. Also Pet stores, they feed it to rabbits or something. But there are other things besides straw! Rye berries (health food stores, feed stores), rye grass (walmart, home depot, any garden place), WBS (wild bird seed, in pet stores, try and get one with few sunflower seeds), popcorn, brown rice flour and verm (look up PF Tek/PF Cakes). Besides of course poo and such but if you can't find straw I dont think poo would be easier to find. I love rye, easy to work with and pretty cheap. Hard to find though. Popcorn and WBS are pretty good semi bulk substrates that are easily found and cheaper then rye too.


--------------------
"life is like a drop of rain getting closer and closer to falling into a lake, and then when you hit the lake there is no more rain drop, only the lake."

Growing with bags, start to finish (including my new grain and substrate prep)
Anyone looking to start bulk tubs/mono tubs/shotgun hybrids? Good tubs to use..
How I do grain (old still good tips)
Turn your closet into a fruiting chamber
Casing layer colonization and overlay


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

Amazon Shop for: Brown Rice Flour, Rye Grain, Vermiculite, Wild Bird Seed

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Improved substrate : Popcorn mixed with Whole Brown Rice. fIsh in my head 2,265 6 01/28/04 02:32 PM
by mark2000
* Removing the Sunflower Seeds
( 1 2 all )
condonethis 2,216 29 05/11/05 10:16 AM
by MushroomFriend
* Rye substrate alternative ? DeepKnowledge 413 4 08/22/07 06:29 AM
by royer
* Grow Log: Popcorn and Rye (NO PC, just tyndilization and final boiling with tyvek filters.) whiplicks 2,183 16 01/08/06 06:03 PM
by whiplicks
* substrate options heyAdroid 1,588 17 08/28/08 02:26 PM
by themange
* The Mother Of All Substrate Threads
( 1 2 all )
AsanteA 3,349 27 07/22/10 10:13 AM
by Dragonaut
* easiest bulk substrate? Anonymous 3,732 14 02/16/04 07:22 PM
by kjb1891
* mixing spawn using different substrates? tps 579 7 12/04/05 06:20 PM
by lordoftheshroomz

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
272 topic views. 29 members, 104 guests and 17 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Out-Grow.com - Mushroom Growing Kits & Supplies
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.026 seconds spending 0.001 seconds on 14 queries.