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Compost is rich in beneficial microbial activity. Although compost purchased from the store usually isn't that hot. Regardless sterilization is a nono when it comes to compost, you should pastuerize it in a steam bath between 160-170F... I'm sure The Learner will have some comments to throw in, he's worked with compost quiet a bit.
Re: Anything Wrong With Sterilizing Compost? #85652 - 05/18/00 06:11 PM (17 years, 6 months ago)
You are correct Ripper, i've been afk for a bit but basically Been real busy, and afk for a long time... yes you want to not sterilize dung, dung mushrooms such as our cubies have symbiotic relationships with a lot of bacteria and virus' in that the metabolic exudes of said organisms have been shown to stimulate pinning and/or mycelial growth rates; something wood lovers are lacking in...
Re: Anything Wrong With Sterilizing Compost? #85653 - 05/18/00 06:56 PM (17 years, 6 months ago)
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