Home | Community | Message Board


Mushrooms.com
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: Peat, pH Test Strips, Vermiculite

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlinekratomboy
Drifter
 User Gallery

Registered: 02/05/05
Posts: 187
Loc: Nevada
Last seen: 12 years, 3 months
Ok, so I just did my first casing...
    #4109058 - 04/29/05 12:19 AM (12 years, 5 months ago)

3/8"to 1/2" moist verm on bottom
2" Crumbled subtrate in middle (4 half-pint cakes)
1/2" layer on 50% verm 50% peat-moss

I'm wishing I would have added a PH buffer now... because... well, why not? I know it'll only be better for my casing. But the garden store was closed by the time I got off work, and my cakes had been dunking +24 hours and I needed to get them cased.

So I'm wondering if I can just sprinkle something on top of the casing layer tomorrow? Or does it have to be mixed in? Or should I not bother and just leave it? Recommendations?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleMrMaddHatter
Dementia praecox
 User Gallery

Registered: 06/07/02
Posts: 1,418
Loc: Everywhere
Re: Ok, so I just did my first casing... [Re: kratomboy]
    #4109088 - 04/29/05 12:29 AM (12 years, 5 months ago)

Its supposed to be mixed in.

I don't think sprinkling it on top will do much good. I could be wrong though.

I'd say leave it and remember next time.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisiblekorins
Antisocialite

Registered: 02/21/05
Posts: 221
Re: Ok, so I just did my first casing... [Re: kratomboy]
    #4109524 - 04/29/05 02:59 AM (12 years, 5 months ago)

Spray a basic solution on the casing periodically while checking pH. Optimal is ~6.5-8.


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

Amazon Shop: Peat, pH Test Strips, Vermiculite

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* PESH Monotub & Tray Growlog *UPDATE 3.15.09* 2nd Flush Pins
( 1 2 3 all )
infinitechaos7 8,602 49 04/26/09 09:54 PM
by potatonet
* *PICS*First flush on my casing (used jiffy mix, and pf cake) Wojo 925 9 04/27/05 12:58 PM
by four20snakeman
* other subtrates mixes cbull 478 3 05/15/02 10:11 PM
by StainBlue
* Any decent pre-mixed casing mixtures (jiffy mix, etc)? MightyCelt 1,044 4 01/31/07 01:23 PM
by soulsizzle
* Casing with potting mix - Miracle Grow ala Scotts. Delinquentes 984 4 02/11/06 09:32 PM
by FooMan
* Casing with Jiffy_Mix Plus ??? technodaze 482 3 01/12/05 05:47 PM
by technodaze
* casing with jiffy mix? stoner 836 3 10/29/01 12:44 PM
by heathadelic
* Can I case with Jiffy Mix KnobleJunga 1,186 2 02/16/04 12:12 PM
by toadstool

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Roadkill, Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, RogerRabbit, Citric, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, cronicr, PussyFart, Tmethyl, Pastywhyte, bodhisatta
240 topic views. 27 members, 114 guests and 23 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Phytoextractum
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.018 seconds spending 0.002 seconds on 19 queries.