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shaking a cake
    #11230887 - 10/12/09 02:44 AM (8 years, 3 months ago)

so i made some pint jar cakes and inoculated with honey lc

i have a filter and holes so i didn't put a dry verm layer because teh holes filed up with rtv

so hypothetically could i shake them?
would that help?
would it increase contaminants?
and why are some parts of it yellow is that just what honey does ill post pic if u don't know what im talking about later

tehre are coming along really fast too

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Re: shaking a cake [Re: cashus]
    #11230994 - 10/12/09 03:11 AM (8 years, 3 months ago)

cakes are pretty solid
how would you shake it?



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not sure what GE and FAE are but i should probably get some.

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Your signature is wrong on colonization temps!


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Re: shaking a cake [Re: noobieshroomie]
    #11231056 - 10/12/09 03:26 AM (8 years, 3 months ago)


theyre basically solid as a rock, only spongy.

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Re: shaking a cake [Re: oobajoob]
    #11231113 - 10/12/09 03:40 AM (8 years, 3 months ago)

No point in shaking them... It does nothing but damage the mycil and cause it to take longer to re-colonize... Just follow the PF Tek exactly, be patient and you will do fine. :wink:

Grains, are another story... Them you should shake when they are about 20-30% colonized.

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Re: shaking a cake [Re: Nuzzle]
    #11231691 - 10/12/09 09:18 AM (8 years, 3 months ago)

Like stated above there is no need to shake a cake, even if you tried it probably wont do a single thing. I use popcorn and just shook yesterday to distribute the pieces of mycelium

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