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OfflinePhish_shroom
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cover holes after inncoulation?
    #1176668 - 12/29/02 07:43 AM (14 years, 10 months ago)

am i supposed to cover the holes of the jars used to put the needle into after i inoculate?


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Re: cover holes after inncoulation? [Re: Phish_shroom]
    #1176683 - 12/29/02 07:49 AM (14 years, 10 months ago)

Only if you want to prevent contamination.  :grin: 


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Re: cover holes after inncoulation? [Re: Phish_shroom]
    #1176712 - 12/29/02 08:06 AM (14 years, 10 months ago)

that is a definite!! i take off the tape once the mycelium had covered more the 70%of the substrate to help gas exchange and have noticed this help with the staling stage many people have come cross, but thats if you have the dry layer of verm. at the top


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Re: cover holes after inncoulation? [Re: SomeMycologist]
    #1176778 - 12/29/02 08:49 AM (14 years, 10 months ago)

whats the staling stage?


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Re: cover holes after inncoulation? [Re: dr4g0n]
    #1177058 - 12/29/02 11:40 AM (14 years, 10 months ago)

The "staling stage" is when the mycelium needs to absorve more O2, it changes its "habits" from growing only with CO2 to needing to "breath". If you see the mycelium staling its growth after 70-80% colonization, you should untape the holes. Fliping the jars in conjunction with untaping the holes also help to give the mycelium enough air exchange to complete the rest of the vegetative growth much faster.

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