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InvisibleMrMaddHatter
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    #801202 - 08/07/02 12:22 AM (14 years, 5 months ago)

I'm trying to stock up on casing. I'm using coir/verm 50/50 and never pasturize or sterilize and have great results. Problem is coir comes in compressed blocks. Could I hydrate two or three blocks to loosen them up then stick'em in the oven to dry real quick. That way I could go ahead and premix my casing dry for storage. Coir has no nutritional value so contams wouldn't pose a problem would they. Thats my biggest worry. Any help much appreciated.


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Re: Bulk coir casing [Re: MrMaddHatter]
    #801270 - 08/07/02 02:01 AM (14 years, 5 months ago)

I`ve kept a container of coir at field capacity for a month without a single problem.
I find if you spray or mix the coir with a bleach solution you`re helping to create a barrier for contams.


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Re: Bulk coir casing [Re: DERRAYLD]
    #801310 - 08/07/02 02:52 AM (14 years, 5 months ago)

What do you mean by field capacity? Thanx for the help.


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Re: Bulk coir casing [Re: MrMaddHatter]
    #801386 - 08/07/02 03:55 AM (14 years, 5 months ago)



>What do you mean by field capacity?

Thats when you sqeeze the coir and just a little water comes out...

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Re: Bulk coir casing [Re: happygrins]
    #801403 - 08/07/02 04:08 AM (14 years, 5 months ago)

Ohhh ok. Cool. Thanx for the help.


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