Home | Community | Message Board


Phytoextractum
Please support our sponsors.

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Welcome to the Shroomery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Amazon Shop: ½ Pint Jars

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
OfflineDogomush
Barbless Aryan

Registered: 10/05/02
Posts: 1,286
Loc: The Canadian west coast
Last seen: 13 years, 5 months
colonizing casing needs air?
    #1024605 - 11/05/02 04:14 PM (15 years, 9 months ago)

Hello,

In this post, "I" is used in place of "he"

I want to have a nice even pinset with a couple casings and some spawned dung of mine. I've found that the strain I'm using (Orissa India) really likes to pin prematurely, so I thought I'd keep the casings totally light-free by putting tin foil with no holes over it, and then in a week I hope to open it up to find well-colonized casings I can place in my terrarrium, perfect for pinning. Jars don't need air, so do casings? Has anybody tried sealing them in, thus rendering them pinless until the moment of truth and sealing out those pesky contams? :cool:


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleBilge
longtimenoC

Registered: 08/26/02
Posts: 1,858
Loc: USA
Re: colonizing casing needs air? [Re: Dogomush]
    #1024660 - 11/05/02 04:31 PM (15 years, 9 months ago)

http://shroomery.org/faq/faq.php?display=faq&nr=56&catnr=4&prog=1&lang=en

"In small setups this incubation period is often achieved by covering the casing container with aluminium/tin foil or an opaque lid. If you use a lid and the lid closes very tightly, some small holes should be poked into the lid to allow for some gas exchange.
If you use foil holes are not needed since the foil doesn?t seal the casing container off completely.
The cover will allow for the CO2to build up within darkness, while maintaining the high RH required for this stage. "


--------------------
Shopping for your head? Visit HeadShopFinder.com or find Online Head Shops.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

Amazon Shop: ½ Pint Jars

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* 75% colonization caseing? LCid 581 2 11/03/01 12:25 PM
by Anonymous
* mycelium not colonizing casing *DELETED* nishikkiknee 1,210 7 08/02/01 01:04 AM
by nishikkiknee
* Another Newbie Question about casing's? La_casper 2,445 12 06/25/02 01:07 PM
by nw2shroom
* Casings and humidity
( 1 2 all )
angryshroom 11,757 23 04/07/18 11:52 AM
by SarahBorealis
* Casing Questions, Need some help
( 1 2 all )
DaxMiddler 2,139 21 03/04/02 05:05 PM
by DaxMiddler
* Straw - Casing to Fruiting - How Long? babyshroom 1,467 8 03/07/02 07:43 PM
by babyshroom
* Re: CASING Q'S psilocyberV 517 3 05/14/00 07:31 PM
by Anonymous
* Re: Does casing yield better results?
( 1 2 all )
LanaM 2,491 22 01/04/00 11:57 PM
by Anonymous

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Roadkill, Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, RogerRabbit, Citric, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, cronicr, PussyFart, Tmethyl, Pastywhyte, bodhisatta
734 topic views. 14 members, 88 guests and 21 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
High Mountain Compost
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.048 seconds spending 0.028 seconds on 19 queries.