Home | Community | Message Board

Crestline Sales - MycoPath
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: ½ Pint Jars, Rye Grain, Vermiculite, Wild Bird Seed

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Registered: 04/06/00
Posts: 159
Last seen: 7 years, 2 months
Re: ---Q's about using whole rye---
    #74717 - 03/30/00 04:27 PM (18 years, 5 months ago)

A verm layer is not needed in my opinion if you use the right equipment instead of using jars with innoculation holes in them use filter patch tops for your jars also if you use verm then you cannot shake them as recomended, one of the bennifits of using rye. As far as organic rye is concerned I am not 100% but I use only organic because I would think that the pecticedes and mostly FUNGICIDES that farmers use on non organic produce would have adverse reactions to the mycellium. Hope I could be a little help.

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Registered: 12/16/98
Posts: 55
Last seen: 17 years, 2 months
Re: ---Q's about using whole rye---
    #74719 - 03/30/00 04:30 PM (18 years, 5 months ago)

1) Yes.
2) You would be better off using half-full quart jars fitted with either a FP filter disc or an improvised filter lid as described in this thread. I use this method (except using birdseed instead of rye grain; same principle) and it works great for me. If you do decide to use a vermiculite layer (a method which I would advise against), you should definately use a Ramsey seal (using tin foil to hold the vermiculite), as I would imagine the vermiculite would easily fall through the spaces in between the kernels of grain if it were layered directly on top.

Isn't everyone glad the Shroomery is back up again?! :smile: :smile: :smile:

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

Amazon Shop: ½ Pint Jars, Rye Grain, Vermiculite, Wild Bird Seed

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Dark Rye Flour questions phrozendata 1,701 8 05/21/09 02:43 PM
by akirablaid
* Vermiculite performing poorly as casing material scifi5001 857 3 12/13/02 08:05 AM
* rye flour?????????? 101878 393 5 04/05/03 11:35 PM
by fizzacyst
* oversterlising rye sponzere 478 2 10/10/01 11:58 PM
by Champion des Champignons
* Using rye grain (berries) as a substitute for vermiculite? shalom565 2,637 4 05/12/09 10:35 PM
by RogerRabbit
* Re: Rye kbone 1,124 16 04/08/00 07:53 PM
by vts1134
* rye berry jars no white stuff? ehud 2,875 14 09/30/09 03:54 PM
by khines72
* A Rye question Sammy 1,157 15 09/09/02 08:32 AM
by Sammy

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
361 topic views. 16 members, 51 guests and 8 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.024 seconds spending 0.006 seconds on 18 queries.