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Offlineweazel
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covering the straw
    #1455314 - 04/13/03 08:55 PM (14 years, 5 months ago)

If a person has straw colonizing in a big runnermaid, should the person leave the lid on, or just cover with plastic? I would think you would want to leave the lib on to prevent contams, but what do other people think? I am asking becasue someone I know has the lids on, and colinization is going slow, it was inoculated from grain spawn.

thnx.


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Re: covering the straw [Re: weazel]
    #1455325 - 04/13/03 08:58 PM (14 years, 5 months ago)

air exchange


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Re: covering the straw [Re: fugu]
    #1455333 - 04/13/03 09:06 PM (14 years, 5 months ago)

i thought air exchange was for the pinning and fruiting stages only.


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Re: covering the straw [Re: weazel]
    #1455375 - 04/13/03 09:31 PM (14 years, 5 months ago)

no your thought is wrong


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Re: covering the straw [Re: fugu]
    #1455418 - 04/13/03 09:52 PM (14 years, 5 months ago)

air exchange is always important, but not as important in incubation as it is important during the fruiting stages.

my question is: what is the difference between your freinds lid (which i assume is plastic) and just covering it with plastic???


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Re: covering the straw [Re: mikejwill]
    #1455428 - 04/13/03 09:56 PM (14 years, 5 months ago)

more plastic trips


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Re: covering the straw [Re: fugu]
    #1455634 - 04/13/03 11:36 PM (14 years, 5 months ago)

hard plastic lid - zero air exchange.
plastic sheet with holes - some air exchange.

I told him to open the lids and leave 2-3 inches on one side to improve things. will this help?



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Re: covering the straw [Re: weazel]
    #1483604 - 04/22/03 08:51 PM (14 years, 5 months ago)

ummmm that might cause contamination actually..... all you need to do is crack it once a day and fan it.


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