Home | Community | Message Board


SoulSpeciosa Kratom
Please support our sponsors.

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Welcome to the Shroomery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Shop:   Original Seeds Store Buy CBD, Compare CBD   Amazon ½ Pint Jars, Wild Bird Seed

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
OfflineFcuerkt
insane visionary

Registered: 11/11/02
Posts: 371
Loc: the center of a xenon ato...
Last seen: 13 years, 26 days
using cakes, new and old
    #1467999 - 04/17/03 06:39 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

This dude I heard about has an old PF cake that he got two flushes out of, its growing new mycelium and still smells okay, but he hasn't gotten a third pinest in over 2 weeks. Could he use this as spawn for bulk substrate? He's heard of washing the outside of a cake, how does one do this? In "PSiLO187's Simple Bulk Spawn Production Tek" it talked about PCing colonized substrate and making myco water with it, could he do this? Could he throw little hunks of it directly into grain, w/ or w/o boiling it first? he also has a jar that is taking forever to colonize the last tiny spot in its jar. Could he do any of this with that cake?

The dude is very interested in bulk substrates, but hasn't really found one that suits him super well. He's thinking about combining aspects of different teks, like psilo's, but with wbs instead of straw. Any suggestions?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineFcuerkt
insane visionary

Registered: 11/11/02
Posts: 371
Loc: the center of a xenon ato...
Last seen: 13 years, 26 days
Re: using cakes, new and old [Re: Fcuerkt]
    #1469444 - 04/18/03 05:56 AM (14 years, 1 month ago)

what an excellent question.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinefugu
Pooh-Bah

Registered: 01/06/03
Posts: 2,223
Loc: istanbul
Last seen: 6 years, 10 months
Re: using cakes, new and old [Re: Fcuerkt]
    #1469452 - 04/18/03 06:07 AM (14 years, 1 month ago)

yes


--------------------
mushroom culture history making ...Mr. Allan is the best .....


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineBigJohnson
Whoa! You guysneed to lightenup!

Registered: 02/04/03
Posts: 716
Loc: The Yard
Last seen: 13 years, 10 months
Re: using cakes, new and old [Re: fugu]
    #1469486 - 04/18/03 07:12 AM (14 years, 1 month ago)

If you really want to go bulk, I'd give your cake a peroxide soak (1 part water, 1 part 3% peroxide), grind, and spawn :smile:

I've really come to trust 6T's advice, so you may want to try spawning compost.

I only suggest the soak to kill any spores, either mushroom or other, that may be on the cake surface.

Of course, you don't really need to soak; just a suggestion.


--------------------
Should the US relegalize drugs?

http://www.lp.org/issues/relegalize.html


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

Shop:   Original Seeds Store Buy CBD, Compare CBD   Amazon ½ Pint Jars, Wild Bird Seed

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Re: cake for straw spawn? keyzar 433 1 04/16/00 09:10 PM
by Anonymous
* Success stories of G2G w/ peroxided spawn? Hafrican 720 6 05/01/03 03:46 PM
by dmc_illz
* GIant Poo Cake used to spawn more poo after 1st flush? greenshaman 713 1 04/13/03 09:24 AM
by resin
* I have a fully colonized cake ready to spawn with poo whole9 741 9 07/30/03 01:41 AM
by dickmcplentie
* Hydrate used cakes prior to spawning? ChronicBarry 552 5 04/11/06 11:37 PM
by skeletor
* can I use old pf cakes as a spawn? stinkyschmell 1,249 2 09/11/03 11:19 PM
by uneasyone
* 3 Flush old cake used a spawn Thyrax 801 8 03/02/10 09:30 AM
by RogerRabbit
* Re: How quickly will a MMGG cake colonize a Spawn Bag? mycofile 1,222 2 11/30/99 08:52 PM
by Benzl

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, RogerRabbit, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, cronicr, PussyFart, Tmethyl, Pastywhyte
605 topic views. 31 members, 105 guests and 29 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Mushrooms.com
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.03 seconds spending 0.011 seconds on 18 queries.