shiitake plugs in alternative logs (non-oak)

dirtaddshpMarch 20, 2013

Hello all,

I got some shiitake spore plugs and want to use them soon but i do not have any oak logs.. Does anyone have any other medias they use for the plugs?

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Konrad___far_north(3..just outside of Edmonton)

I used poplar and it worked.

    Bookmark   March 24, 2013 at 1:20AM
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dirtaddshp

from what i have read recently i can use softwoods or hardwoods.. hardwoods are pref but they state softwoods will populate fruits quicker but in smaller yields. I think ill try drilling random logs around my yard and see how they do... thanks for the feedback konrad!

    Bookmark   April 1, 2013 at 12:54PM
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