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potency? ... help!
    #469711 - 11/26/01 02:55 AM (17 years, 25 days ago)

I have now grown mushrooms 3 seperate time (3 different strains) on PF Tek and then cased 50/50 mix. I have noticed that the potency of these mushrooms seems low compared to shrooms I have bought in the past. Perhaps even to the extent that I would have to eat 2X home grown to purchased for the same effect. What grows in my chamber looks near identicle to the pictures I see online and I get good flushes so I am confused. Does substrate effect potency? Is there some mistake I am making? Currently I am trying to innoculate rye berries which I plan to case on horse dung and hay straw. Will this make a more potent mushroom? Any advise or information would be greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance and BTW great message board.


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Re: potency? ... help! [Re: trailercamp]
    #469775 - 11/26/01 04:58 AM (17 years, 24 days ago)

not to say the obvious thing, but are you eating the right amount dry weight / wet weight wise?


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Re: potency? ... help! [Re: Split]
    #469777 - 11/26/01 05:18 AM (17 years, 24 days ago)

yeah, I've noticed the same thing. It takes 6g of home grown for 2g of purchased to have a good trip. what drying method did u use.


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Re: potency? ... help! [Re: stan]
    #469807 - 11/26/01 07:54 AM (17 years, 24 days ago)

The oens you purchased were probably higher psilocybes or pans - but cubies grown on birdseed seem more potent to me than other substrates


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Re: potency? ... help! [Re: Zen Peddler]
    #472300 - 11/28/01 01:45 PM (17 years, 22 days ago)

from what I understand every aspect of growing affects the potency. The humidity level is a big one, and so is the substrait. Try casing in compost, they love shit!


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Re: potency? ... help! [Re: trailercamp]
    #472338 - 11/28/01 02:37 PM (17 years, 22 days ago)

Exact opposite is my observation. I have NEVER done any mushrooms I didn't grow myself, but I have a friend who buys them. He has always said the stuff he used to get from me is 3x stronger than anything he ever bought.


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