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OfflineDrPeretz
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what to do what to do
    #1160060 - 12/21/02 12:16 PM (18 years, 7 months ago)

i inoculated 4 jars with different strains. In 5 days they all began their colonization, but 15 days passed and i see no change. seems like everything just stoped. Well, i used very tiny verm . maybe thats the cause?


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Re: what to do what to do [Re: DrPeretz]
    #1160066 - 12/21/02 12:19 PM (18 years, 7 months ago)

sounds like they dried out.


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Re: what to do what to do [Re: DrPeretz]
    #1160072 - 12/21/02 12:21 PM (18 years, 7 months ago)

Smaller verm does increase the colonization time. You might try turning the jars upside down, other than that all you can do is wait...


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Re: what to do what to do [Re: daussaulit]
    #1160078 - 12/21/02 12:23 PM (18 years, 7 months ago)

would it be a good idea to add some water


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Re: what to do what to do [Re: DrPeretz]
    #1160083 - 12/21/02 12:25 PM (18 years, 7 months ago)

If you think the jars are too dry you can inject some sterilized water.


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Edited by dog (12/21/02 12:25 PM)


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Re: what to do what to do [Re: dog]
    #1160095 - 12/21/02 12:28 PM (18 years, 7 months ago)

how much water do i need to add for 1\2 pint jar?


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Re: what to do what to do [Re: DrPeretz]
    #1160114 - 12/21/02 12:32 PM (18 years, 7 months ago)

When one of my jars dried out I could see where the mycelium was starting to die. I injected two cc's directly onto the dying spot and the jar finished within a week.

How much water your jar needs depends upon how dry it is. Start with a small amount and watch it. Add more if needed.


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Edited by dog (12/21/02 12:32 PM)


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OfflineAngry Mycologist
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Re: what to do what to do [Re: DrPeretz]
    #1160279 - 12/21/02 02:08 PM (18 years, 7 months ago)

It sounds like you didn't add enough water during substrate preparation. Fine verm can hold a lot of water. How much did you use?


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