Choosing The Right Humidity Controller
Setting up a fruiting chamber for growing mushrooms can be a difficult but important step in ensuring consistent results. Mushrooms are extremely sensitive to humidity and the use of a humidity controller is essential for being able to successfully control these levels to avoid dry, split & stunted mushrooms or the development of bacterial blotch from oversaturation.
There are lots of accessories to choose from and some of them might be completely new to you. In this article we will recommend our preferred, most-trusted & easiest to operate humidity controllers for managing humidity in a fruiting chamber or grow tent.
Inkbird is one of the most well recognised names in the humidity controller scene. These humidity controllers are very user friendly. They’re easy to program and start using straight from the box. The controller features dual outlets for the attachment of both a humidifier and fan. The probes on the Inkbird humidity controller are replaceable.
Inkbird with Wifi
Similiar in operation to the standard Inkbird humidity controller with the added benefits of Wi-Fi communication. The Inbird humidity controller with Wifi will provide you with tracking in real time direct to your phone via the Inkbird app. The Inkbird controller unit features a 2 year warranty. The replaceable humidity probes feature a 1 year warranty.
The Willhi Humidity Controller is a reliable and trusted. An additional humidity probe is included with the unit. The Willhi is easy to set up and operate from the box. Each unit comes with a 12 month warranty.
The Wacool Reptile Fogger is the all-in-one solution for managing humidity for growing mushrooms. The Wacool Reptile Fogger combines an easy to use humidity controller with an in-built humidifier. The unit features a 4 L reservoir for all day operation. It’s easy to set-up and can be conveniently refilled from the top of the unit.