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Jiffy Mix, not sure about this stuff!!!!
    #588941 - 03/25/02 08:34 PM (20 years, 8 months ago)

Ever since I have been casing, I've used Schultz moisture plus potting soil w. great results. Well everyone says potting soil sucks and to use 50/50 mix. Well Jiffy mix is pretty much the same thing right? I have tried it twice w. bad results. I case it, wrap foil over the top, poke holes and leave. When I come back a few days later, where as I would normally see healthy rhizomorphic mycelium coming thru, it's not like that w jiffy mix. It appears all wet and nasty, there' like a quarter patch of some real fuzzy looking mycelium, almost like polyfill or somethiing. The first casing it only appeared in one small spot and was causing overlay so i birthed it, 2 weeks later, nothing. Is there something I"m doing wrong here? Because so far my experiences w. the stuff have sucked ass. Can someone help?!! Thanks!!!


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Re: Jiffy Mix, not sure about this stuff!!!! [Re: Visigoth]
    #589017 - 03/25/02 10:45 PM (20 years, 8 months ago)

i'd be interested in this too.
i was going to try some jiffy mix next because it has the peat, verm, and lime all in it.

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Re: Jiffy Mix, not sure about this stuff!!!! [Re: yogithehoneybear]
    #589636 - 03/26/02 11:10 AM (20 years, 8 months ago)

It may be too wet. Put less water and/or more vermiculite. Jiffy Mix is wonderful in my experience, keep on trying.
What I do : put some Jiffy in a pot, fill with tap water, boil till the water evaporated, strain the excess water, add verm, mix, and prepare my casings while it's warm.

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Re: Jiffy Mix, not sure about this stuff!!!! [Re: yogithehoneybear]
    #589854 - 03/26/02 07:10 PM (20 years, 8 months ago)

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