Home | Community | Message Board

Everything Mushrooms
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: Perlite, Rye Grain

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
 User Gallery

Registered: 05/16/03
Posts: 969
Last seen: 8 days, 6 hours
Fruiting Bulk Substrate
    #3813629 - 02/21/05 10:55 PM (12 years, 8 days ago)

Ok, so I have this experiment going on at the moment.  I have a fruiting chamber with perlite on the bottom and a small trashcan with rye cased in 50/50+ mix (no perlite).  With the chamber I can put cased bread pans in or whatever.  My mushies fruited quicker in the chamber than the trash can most likely due to using perlite.  However the mushies in the trash have more distinctive characteristics.  I'm going to use rye, manure, and straw for 7 quarts.  I want to know which is the better idea.  To case the mixture on the bottom of a tub and fruit or to case the mixture in a container and place on top of perlite and fruit? :syringe: :mushroom2:

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
No left turn unstoned
 User Gallery

Registered: 07/02/03
Posts: 1,120
Loc: ked in a Skin Pinata
Last seen: 2 years, 2 months
Re: Fruiting Bulk Substrate [Re: encryptor]
    #3813717 - 02/21/05 11:06 PM (12 years, 8 days ago)

Case the mixture in a container and place on top of perlite to fruit.  There are many other methods of humidifying, too, if you are prejudice to perlite :grin:

In the end, my friend, we will all be together again.

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Friend of the Medicine
 User Gallery

Registered: 06/08/04
Posts: 4,317
Loc: A Psychedelic State Flag
Last seen: 1 hour, 43 minutes
Re: Fruiting Bulk Substrate [Re: DiMiTriSouljah]
    #3813849 - 02/21/05 11:26 PM (12 years, 8 days ago)

i hear that bulk substrate will fruit just find when fruited in its container ( using a big sterilite might work), and just lots of misting is good enough for humidity. bulk usually gives off enough heat by itself so no need for an incubator either.


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

Amazon Shop for: Perlite, Rye Grain

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Bulk substrate: case or not? which do you prefer? Wheedhead! 2,766 5 08/24/03 10:57 AM
by shirley knott
* Difference between bulk substrates and casings Duggstar 10,295 8 03/10/09 04:40 PM
by Duggstar
* Suggestions on how to use a mycobag to spawn to bulk substrate? rollanotherbowl 1,639 9 05/30/09 12:29 PM
by Toklo
* Quick questions on bulk substrate VisionsToReality 713 4 09/29/07 10:08 AM
by VisionsToReality
* bulk substrates? casing?? 1st time grower needs help XPYROMB 2,391 3 12/22/07 04:43 PM
by Nibin
* Fruiting Bulk Uncased, The Argument & Some Tips shroomzey 5,950 19 04/04/11 10:40 PM
by bulkgrownoob
* Buckaroo Bulk Nugget Tek - grain to bulk in one sealed container
( 1 2 all )
buckaroobanzai 14,051 23 09/12/06 06:27 AM
by fingers
* Bulk Substrate Components oxohawkoxo 3,624 2 10/16/07 07:41 AM
by The shroomy 1

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
1,156 topic views. 21 members, 111 guests and 20 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.032 seconds spending 0.008 seconds on 14 queries.