Home | Community | Message Board


Phytoextractum
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!

Shop: Original Seeds Store Buy CBD, Cannabis Seeds, Compare CBD   Amazon ½ Pint Jars, Brown Rice Flour, Vermiculite

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
InvisibleThe_Mad_Russian
Stranger
Registered: 02/05/02
Posts: 4
Quick substrate measurement question.
    #545005 - 02/08/02 04:53 PM (15 years, 6 months ago)

How touchy are the mushrooms when it comes to substrate measurements? For example, the growing document entitled "Simple Cubensis Growing Techniques" says to use these measurements for 12 jars: 8 cups of vermiculite, 3 cups of brown rice flour, and 3 cups of distilled water. Does this sound right? Any way to optimize these measurements? Is growing mushrooms something you can take liberties with, or do things need to be exact. Just curious. Thanks in advance for any response.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinepirate
newbie

Registered: 01/29/02
Posts: 31
Loc: greenville, nc
Last seen: 15 years, 6 months
Re: Quick substrate measurement question. [Re: The_Mad_Russian]
    #545017 - 02/08/02 05:01 PM (15 years, 6 months ago)

the ratio ive seen most is 2:3:2 - brf:verm:h20. If this is your first time id do things by the book bc you dont know why some of the things are specific as they are.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineAnnoA
Experimenter
 User Gallery

Folding@home Statistics
Registered: 06/18/99
Posts: 24,123
Loc: my room
Last seen: 1 month, 18 days
Re: Quick substrate measurement question. [Re: pirate]
    #545041 - 02/08/02 05:23 PM (15 years, 6 months ago)

this would mean for instance
80 ml brf
120 ml vermiculite
80 ml water.

Where did you see this ratio?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinepirate
newbie

Registered: 01/29/02
Posts: 31
Loc: greenville, nc
Last seen: 15 years, 6 months
Re: Quick substrate measurement question. [Re: Anno]
    #545060 - 02/08/02 05:43 PM (15 years, 6 months ago)

ive seen it posted a few times, and ive seen it in a tek or two. ill put in a link when i see it next.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineAnnoA
Experimenter
 User Gallery

Folding@home Statistics
Registered: 06/18/99
Posts: 24,123
Loc: my room
Last seen: 1 month, 18 days
Re: Quick substrate measurement question. [Re: pirate]
    #545078 - 02/08/02 06:05 PM (15 years, 6 months ago)

Just wanted to tell that this is way too much water and way too much brf.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinepirate
newbie

Registered: 01/29/02
Posts: 31
Loc: greenville, nc
Last seen: 15 years, 6 months
Re: Quick substrate measurement question. [Re: Anno]
    #545082 - 02/08/02 06:11 PM (15 years, 6 months ago)

well ill trust the admin over random posts. that could have messed some shit up.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineAnnoA
Experimenter
 User Gallery

Folding@home Statistics
Registered: 06/18/99
Posts: 24,123
Loc: my room
Last seen: 1 month, 18 days
Re: Quick substrate measurement question. [Re: The_Mad_Russian]
    #545085 - 02/08/02 06:22 PM (15 years, 6 months ago)

>8 cups of vermiculite, 3 cups of brown rice flour, and 3
>cups of distilled water. Does this sound right?
Yes.

>Any way to optimize these measurements?
Yes. Read http://www.fungifun.org/pf/pfdummies_en.htm .


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

Shop: Original Seeds Store Buy CBD, Cannabis Seeds, Compare CBD   Amazon ½ Pint Jars, Brown Rice Flour, Vermiculite

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Quick LC measurement question.. Velocity92C 673 2 08/17/06 08:31 PM
by creamcorn
* Question about Vermiculite/Perlite BLuEFroG 651 6 02/19/04 06:43 PM
by
* Questions on vermiculite exagram 766 4 04/08/07 05:07 PM
by EntheogenicPeace
* Quick grain/seed question! DubiousDuo 933 10 11/21/04 03:06 PM
by derx
* Bulk Substrate Growing Questions kid_alamo 1,168 2 04/01/02 01:57 PM
by XAZIA
* Unsuccessful substrate innoc question neoboom 673 5 08/11/05 04:08 AM
by neoboom
* Substrate Measurements for Quart Jars themedman 543 2 06/05/06 07:03 PM
by monstermitch
* Please dont hate me, but...(substrate substitute question)
( 1 2 all )
shroomgirl10 2,027 21 02/02/09 04:42 PM
by Jitsu

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, RogerRabbit, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, cronicr, PussyFart, Tmethyl, Pastywhyte, bodhisatta
758 topic views. 24 members, 145 guests and 24 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Kratom Eye
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.03 seconds spending 0.008 seconds on 19 queries.