Aug 06

Free Spent Shiitake Substrate

FREE spent Shiitake substrate. Wood from old Bali fruit trees. It will improve yields and quality of Fruits and Vegetable. It is not fertilizer, but it improves your soil if mixed in, or soil surface if just used as cover.
Location is at Indofungi in Denpasar Barat.
PH 6.0

Links:

The alternative uses of spent mushroom compost  (pdf)

Use of Spent Mushroom Substrate as Growing Media for Tomato and Cucumber Seedlings

Spent mushroom substrate is the soil-like material remaining after a crop of mushrooms. Spent substrate is high in organic matter making it desirable for use as a soil amendment or soil conditioner.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sep 15

Young Modern Farmer

 

A Young Modern farmer visiting Ayung Farms in Bali, Indonesia. Mixing sawdust, organic grains and spawn.

Sep 15

Introducing Technology to Indonesian Students

Assembling an IO Board

At our Tech Development Center we frequently introduce Young Indonesian Students to the world of micro controllers, IO, Sensors, and Relays. This 8 year old is building a walking robot dog.

Jul 18

Mycelium Tests

Indofungi Lab’s ongoing, process-based research and exploration actively investigates multiple substrates available in Indonesia.

A matrix of of Mushroom strains, moisture content, substrates, PH levels, temperature, time and density is assessed.  Our goal is to develop high yielding strains that thrive in Indonesia’s tropical climates and locally available grow materials.

 

A few of many tests.

Data from some small tests look promising enough to warrant larger sample tests.

Jul 17

Modern Farmers

You will be a part of the Farming Team at our Ayung Farm near Denpasar in Bali. Learn to work with the new agricultural technologies we use.

Jul 17

Engineer

Your primary responsibility will be to operate and maintain a steam generator and sterilizer. You will be working in a environment that expects participation in all aspects of production.The work will be near Gatot Subroto Barat Denpasar, Bali.

A successful candidate must have a Operator Ketel Uap (Boiler) Kelas 2 Certificate and will be able to communicate in basic English.

Jul 17

Control Systems Engineer

Indofungi has a job opportunity for a Control Systems Engineer to be located in Bali. The Control Systems Engineer will be responsible for providing engineering and technical services relating to newly developed AgriTech control systems to support agricultural equipment, maintenance systems, and production processes.

  • Bachelors Degree in Controls related field (Electrical Engineering, Controls Engineering, AgriTech etc.) with 5+ years of engineering experience  in Controls related field (Electrical Engineering Technology, etc.)
  • Demonstrated Project Management skills
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal, written and presentation)
  • PLC, SCADA and HMI programming experience
  • Motor control including variable speed drives, soft starters and wye delta
  • Servo Drives
  • DH+, DeviceNet, Modbus and Ethernet communications
  • Tension control systems
  • Web guiding control systems
  • Mixing and Batching operations
  • Vision Systems
  • Robotic control systems

 

Jul 16

Consuming Lentinula Edodes (Shiitake) Mushrooms Daily Improves Human Immunity

A recent study concludes: “Regular L. edodes consumption resulted in improved immunity, as seen by improved cell proliferation and activation and increased sIgA production. The changes observed in cytokine and serum CRP levels suggest that these improvements occurred under conditions that were less inflammatory than those that existed before consumption.” link