Home | Community | Message Board


MRCA Tyroler Gluckspilze
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, Vermiculite

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlineumb_hunk
MycologistWannabe
Registered: 11/14/02
Posts: 55
Loc: Quebec, Canada
Last seen: 14 years, 1 month
Upside Down
    #1066779 - 11/19/02 05:44 PM (15 years, 6 months ago)

When the jars for PF cakes are sealed the dry verm barrier is on top of the cake now when I birth my cakes and put them in the terrarium, does it matter if I put them upside down (verm barrier sitting on the jars covers)??? I read somwhere that it does matter, true or false?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineExtravagantDream
Beacon in theDarkness
 User Gallery

Registered: 10/24/02
Posts: 1,271
Loc: Somewhere in the Local Su...
Last seen: 11 years, 2 days
Re: Upside Down [Re: umb_hunk]
    #1066796 - 11/19/02 05:50 PM (15 years, 6 months ago)

No, this doesn't matter. Some people even put vermiculite on both sides of the cake, this gives better moisture to the top and bottom, just one step closer to casing. But the reason, IMHO, why people put them upside down is because of the shape it will be coming out of the jar. The mouth of the jar is a little wider making for a wider base and the bottom of the jar has a little curvature which sucks if your trying to stand it on that.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineAnnoA
Experimenter
 User Gallery

Folding@home Statistics
Registered: 06/18/99
Posts: 24,123
Loc: my room
Last seen: 2 months, 9 days
Re: Upside Down [Re: umb_hunk]
    #1066814 - 11/19/02 05:54 PM (15 years, 6 months ago)

It doesn?t matter, the more "natural" way to birth them, without much handling, is the verm down.


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

Amazon Shop: ½ Pint Jars, Vermiculite

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Upside down birthed cakes not pinning Ascension 839 5 07/01/05 12:36 AM
by Ascension
* Upside down, or right side up?
( 1 2 all )
Land_Crab 2,210 22 10/11/04 10:12 AM
by Aithin
* condensation, turned jars upside down, is this OK? RobMarley420 1,521 10 06/01/05 10:11 AM
by backupwards
* Vermiculite up or down? wardleysfishfood 571 7 10/20/07 02:01 AM
by RogerRabbit
* cake / vermiculite question grandmufti 781 5 01/22/05 12:38 PM
by grandmufti
* Vermiculite ELESDEE 693 3 12/07/01 07:29 PM
by puscle
* Post deleted by users_request malibu76 1,178 9 06/07/02 12:49 PM
by Boppity604
* HELP UPSIDE DOWN CAKE!!! teonanacatl1 732 5 08/27/01 09:35 PM
by Billyblastoff

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
429 topic views. 22 members, 101 guests and 5 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Myco Supply
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.019 seconds spending 0.005 seconds on 19 queries.