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Offlinezoomery
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Casing question.
    #1182928 - 01/01/03 01:23 PM (15 years, 5 months ago)

Im really confused about this. Are you supposed to let the mycelium overtake the casing layer and then inittiate pinning?

I've followed many grow logs and some people say when mycelium pokes through, you should patch it, and then in other logs i see that people let it just take over till its all white.

Some people say this and that about overlay, I just dont understand if its supposed to have a little mycelium poking through, or should the casing layer be fully colonized? Any input would be appreciated. Thank you.

-Zoomery


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Re: Casing question. [Re: zoomery]
    #1182944 - 01/01/03 01:31 PM (15 years, 5 months ago)

>Are you supposed to let the mycelium overtake the casing layer and then inittiate pinning?

No.
Read http://shroomery.org/faq/faq.php?display=faq&nr=57&catnr=4&prog=1&lang=en .


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Re: Casing question. [Re: Anno]
    #1182977 - 01/01/03 02:01 PM (15 years, 5 months ago)

FROM FAQ ---------------------------------------------
Once the mycelium appears in the valleys of the casing layer, meaning you can see mycelium strands beginning to poke through the casing layer, but the surface of the casing is not yet colonized, you should initiate pinning.
The more evenly the valleys of the casing are colonized, the more even of a pin set you will produce.

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Re: Casing question. [Re: Robbyrob]
    #1182986 - 01/01/03 02:05 PM (15 years, 5 months ago)

If you allow the mycelium to overtake the casing layer, you'll end up with overlay. Just allow it to take a large part of the casing layer, then initiate pinning.


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Re: Casing question. [Re: Anno]
    #1183862 - 01/02/03 02:59 AM (15 years, 5 months ago)

Yo Anno..... while were on this subject ......I have 2 horse dung bulk substrates... bird seed spawn in plastic containers with lids on and a few holes in the lids... The mycelia is literally racing through and across the top. Should I case these?.... verm or verm/peat?..or just let the dung fruit?


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Re: Casing question. [Re: Numba9]
    #1183885 - 01/02/03 03:26 AM (15 years, 5 months ago)

I personaly had good results by first letting the dung fruit without casing, then case witht the standard caing mixture.


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Re: Casing question. [Re: Anno]
    #1183916 - 01/02/03 04:06 AM (15 years, 5 months ago)

Thanks for the response...but I`m still confused........ Let the dung fruit, then harvest... then case?


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Re: Casing question. [Re: Numba9]
    #1183927 - 01/02/03 04:13 AM (15 years, 5 months ago)

I believe Anno was saying that his method is to let the first flush fruit straight from the dung, and then case. Some people fruit straight from their dung for all flushes, like me. Others skip straight to the casing before fruiting. It's a matter of preference.

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Re: Casing question. [Re: EthnoJimmy]
    #1183938 - 01/02/03 04:25 AM (15 years, 5 months ago)

Quote:

I personaly had good results by first letting the dung fruit without casing, then case witht the standard caing mixture.



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