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Table 4 Production variables of A. bisporus cultivated on Pangola grass supplemented (9%) with 13 different mixtures at spawning and casing

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

Treatment Supplement Production variables
Soy bean Sheep manure Wheat bran Sesame seed Production (g/1 kg wet substrate) BE (%) MMS (g) PR (%) Y (kg/m2)
C11% 531.2 ± 202.6ab 151.7 ± 57.9ab 54.2 ± 20.6b 5.0 ± 1.9ab 22.4 ± 8.5ab
C15% 623.5 ± 56.7a 178.1 ± 16.2a 43.1 ± 10.8b 5.9 ± 0.5a 26.3 ± 2.3a
0 240.6 ± 58.6d 68.7 ± 16.7d 45.2 ± 12.0b 2.2 ± 0.5d 10.1 ± 2.4d
1 0.125 0.125 0.625 0.125 540.2 ± 106.8ab 154 ± 30ab 50.0 ± 12.4b 5.1 ± 1.0ab 22.7 ± 4.5ab
2 0 1 0 0 393.2 ± 151.8bcd 112.3 ± 43.3bcd 41.4 ± 9.8b 3.7 ± 1.4bcd 16.6 ± 6.4bcd
3 0.333 0 0.333 0.333 497.6 ± 47.9abc 142.1 ± 13.7ab 39.8 ± 11.1b 4.7 ± 0.4ab 20.9 ± 2.0abc
4 0.333 0.333 0.333 0 433.4 ± 57.2abc 123.8 ± 16.3abc 39.2 ± 7.0b 4.1 ± 0.5abc 18.2 ± 2.4abc
5 0 0 0 1 363.2 ± 31.8bcd 103.7 ± 9.0bcd 44.2 ± 7.1b 3.4 ± 0.3bcd 15.3 ± 1.3bcd
6 0.25 0.25 0.25 0.25 493.2 ± 57.0abc 140.9 16.3abc 50.0 ± 8.7b 4.6 ± 0.5ab 20.8 ± 2.4ab
7 0.125 0.125 0.125 0.625 401.6 ± 30.0bcd 114.7 ± 8.5bcd 42.8 ± 11.6b 3.8 ± 0.2bcd 16.9 ± 1.2bcd
8 0.125 0.625 0.125 0.125 384.4 ± 42.3bcd 109.8 ± 12.1bcd 48.0 ± 7.6b 3.6 ± 0.4bcd 12.2 ± 1.7bcd
9 0.625 0.125 0.125 0.125 391.6 ± 118bcd 111.8 ± 33.7bcd 46.0 ± 13.9b 3.7 ± 1.1bcd 16.5 ± 1.7bcd
10 0.333 0.333 0 0.333 394.6 ± 89.5bcd 112.7 ± 25.8bcd 35.2 ± 11.1b 3.7 ± 0.8bcd 16.6 ± 3.7bcd
11 1 0 0 0 273.2 ± 52.6 cd 78.1 ± 15.03 cd 41.5 ± 8.0b 2.6 ± 0.5 cd 11.5 ± 2.2 cd
12 0 0 1 0 323.2 ± 52.6bcd 92.1 ± 47.5bcd 41.0 ± 29.34b 3.07 ± 1.5bcd 13.6 ± 7.0bcd
13 0 0.333 0.333 0.333 407.6 ± 235.1abc 116.4 ± 67.1abc 77.2 ± 52.1a 3.8 ± 2.2abc 17.1 ± 9.9abc
p 0.0007 3.31e-07 4.524e-05 3.31e-07 3.31e-07
  1. Same letters in the same column indicate no statistical difference between treatments (alpha = 0.05)
  2. BE biological efficiency, MMS mean mushroom weight (g), PR production rate (%), Y yield