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Table 3 Production variables of Agaricus bisporus cultivated on three substrates pasteurized by self-heating

From: Agaricus bisporus production on substrates pasteurized by self-heating

Substrate Production (g/bag) BE (%) MMS (g) PR (%) Y (kg/m2)
Mixture 132.0 ± 56.0a 37.7 ± 16.0a 36.6 ± 5.1a 1.2 ± 0.5a 5.5 ± 2.3a
Corncob 65.0 ± 41.1b 18.5 ± 11.7b 35.0 ± 26.1a 0.6 ± 0.3b 2.7 ± 1.7b
Grass 181.2 ± 55.7a 51.7 ± 15.9a 31.25 ± 9.7a 1.7 ± 0.5a 7.6 ± 2.3a
p 0.000118 0.000118 0.9367 0.000118 0.000118
  1. Same letter in the same column indicates no statistical difference between substrates (alpha = 0.05)
  2. BE biological efficiency, MMS mean mushroom size (g), PR production rate (%), Y yield