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Inoculate in the middle?
    #1057036 - 11/16/02 12:01 AM (14 years, 26 days ago)

I know this question have been put lots of time... Is it desireble to make another hole for inoculation in the center/middle of the jar? :smile: Would this fast colonization?


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Re: Inoculate in the middle? [Re: dumlovesyou]
    #1057123 - 11/16/02 01:01 AM (14 years, 26 days ago)

answer the question!


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Re: Inoculate in the middle? [Re: dumlovesyou]
    #1057273 - 11/16/02 02:32 AM (14 years, 26 days ago)

dont poke another hole, when you inoculate just angle the needle towards the middle of the cake on two opposite sides and squirt, works just as good.


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Re: Inoculate in the middle? [Re: dumlovesyou]
    #1057309 - 11/16/02 02:46 AM (14 years, 26 days ago)

my last batch i inoc'd in the middle and will continue to do so. if contams are present you will not be able to see them, obviously. interestingly, after several experiments I found that colonization speed is more influenced by the amount of inoculum used as opposed to the number of inoc sites. I have one jar that looks about 95% on day 6 where I used 17 cc's of mycelial solution in 4 inoc points for a 1/2 pint jar(I prepare the substrate with less water). i like the center hole inoc point because it can colonize from the inside out while colonizing from the outside in.


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Re: Inoculate in the middle? [Re: rhizo]
    #1057591 - 11/16/02 05:40 AM (14 years, 26 days ago)

6 days with mycelium water.. How do you do the mycelium water? :smile:


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