Meryt Helmer wrote:that is so cool! and I am getting one of those drill bits. they look so useful for so many things and so much better than the flat wide drill bit I have been using.
John Saltveit wrote:I put the medical tape over the 1/2" holes so I can keep other stuff (spores, etc. ) out. It lets air in. When the mushrooms grow, they will push out the tape. I don't want the extra bucket to smoosh the mushroom as it's coming out or keep too much water in so it will drown.
R Scott wrote:You need to find a low magnesium lime, but otherwise it works great. Wood ash works as well, and gets higher yields!
Leftover solution goes in the compost pile. Fertilizer.