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OfflineSammy
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Bottom casing layer or not?
    #4106629 - 04/28/05 01:09 PM (12 years, 2 months ago)

For those of you not familiar with my grow.. please check it out in the Grow Log & Pics section. Basically it's B+ / WBS & PF jars ... going to spawn to High Mountain Compost.

My question was about a bottom casing layer. Should a vermiculite layer be placed on the bottom or not??

What would the advantage be?

Sammy


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Re: Bottom casing layer or not? [Re: Sammy]
    #4106668 - 04/28/05 01:18 PM (12 years, 2 months ago)

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Roadkill said:
in bulk substrates, the bottom layer becomes a breeding ground for contaminants




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Re: Bottom casing layer or not? [Re: psilocyben]
    #4106676 - 04/28/05 01:21 PM (12 years, 2 months ago)

eggggcellent.

Then I'm just going to do a 50 Verm/ 50 Coir / a wee bit of oyster shell casing. Can't wait!

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Re: Bottom casing layer or not? [Re: psilocyben]
    #4106812 - 04/28/05 02:01 PM (12 years, 2 months ago)

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psilocyben said:
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Roadkill said:
in bulk substrates, the bottom layer becomes a breeding ground for contaminants







i never read that anywhere before doing my bulk grow... good thing i didn't put a bottom layer down :smile:

i wonder if thats why my first casing contamed...


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