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OfflineFozzy
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casing material
    #400080 - 09/21/01 11:30 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

What would be the best material and technique for casing mycelium grown on brown rice in one quart jars? Also, should the casing material be wet or dry?

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Re: casing material [Re: Fozzy]
    #400099 - 09/21/01 11:51 PM (21 years, 4 months ago)

Case with vermiculite or coco fiber. It should be moist but not soaked. Look in Grow/find for techniques. Most commonly recommended is a substrate layer of 2" and a casing layer of 1/2". When I used aluminum loaf pans, one quart jar 3/4 full filled the pan to 2" then I added 1/2" of coco fiber that I soaked in water and then squeezed to remove excess moisture.
Then again I don't have any shrooms yet either so feel free to call me an idiot and move on to the advice of those who are more experienced.
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Re: casing material [Re: heathadelic]
    #400514 - 09/22/01 09:14 AM (21 years, 4 months ago)

Peat moss 50/50 with verm gives the mycelium extra nutrients for fruiting - cow dung and coco fiber are even better !!



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