Home | Community | Message Board

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!

Amazon Shop for: ½ Pint Jars, HEPA Filter, Rye Grain, Wild Bird Seed

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
travel kid vs.amerika
 User Gallery

Registered: 12/04/02
Posts: 10,675
Loc: beautiful BC
Last seen: 1 year, 1 month
G2G Question...
    #1490205 - 04/24/03 06:04 PM (13 years, 6 months ago)

Could my galpal use a nearly colonized WBS jar to knock up a few others?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlineshirley knott
not my real name
 User Gallery
Registered: 11/11/02
Posts: 9,103
Loc: London
Last seen: 8 months, 25 days
Trusted Cultivator
Re: G2G Question... [Re: PDU]
    #1490213 - 04/24/03 06:06 PM (13 years, 6 months ago)

certainly! it's the most economical way, my frien eric says :grin:


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator

Registered: 01/21/02
Posts: 1,996
Loc: A little North of Paradis...
Re: G2G Question... [Re: PDU]
    #1490357 - 04/24/03 06:51 PM (13 years, 6 months ago)







6T  :tongue:  Grain to Grain Transfers (G2G)

Once you have learned to prepare sterilized spawn pint or quart jars of bird seed, rye or grains & fully colonize them with mycelium. You can easily propagate a single colonized quart jar of that into about 20 more via G2G transfers. Jars propagated via G2G transfers generally colonize under optimal conditions 100% in 10 to 14 days . Given that, spores do not have to germinate, as what is transferred to freshly prepared jars is active mycelium on fully colonized seed or grains.

The method is to prepare fresh jars, just as you would to inoculate via a spore syringe (soak seed, rinse, drain, load, apply filter disk & PC). Excepting, rather than inoculate the fresh jars with a syringe. You transfer grain from a colonized jar to fresh uncolonized jars. The procedure is simple & only requires common sense, minimal preparation, a long stout clean stainless steel spoon & the cleanest personal hygiene and the smallest uncarpeted working place you can muster.

Prepare the smallest cleanest uncarpeted room you have (generally, a bathroom). In the following manner. Clean the room as best you can, getting rid of any dirt, dust, mold or mildew. Remove any cloth hanging anywhere. Spray Lysol on everything, everywhere & wipe it down. If you have any hepa type air filter unit? Place it in the room & run it for at least 1 hour. Running a hepa is preferable, but, if you don’t have one. You can usually manage without it

Wipe your fully colonized jar of grain & your fresh jars down, with a clean Lysol sprayed rag. Place those in the room, on the counter top, or whatever flat working surface you intend to use. Wear freshly laundered clean cloths. If you have a face mask  (preferable) wear it. If you have a shower cap to cover your hair (preferable), wear it. Enter the room, spray Lysol around (again) run the hepa for a few minutes (if you have one). Then, turn it off. Spray your hands & arms with Lysol & wipe dry.

Unscrew the lid off the colonized jar. Leave the internal filter disk or filter material in place covering the content. Unscrew the lid on a fresh jar, leaving the internal filter material in place. Remove the filter material from the colonized jar & dig up about ? of content, as it will be colonized into a solid mass. Spoon out 2 table spoons full & transfer them to the uncolonized jar, by lifting it’s filter up & spooning them in. Replace the filter material on the fresh jar IMMEDIATELY after spooning in the colonized material.

Repeat this same process as many times as you have fresh jars to transfer to. Once done. Screw the fresh jars lids on tight. Cover the outside of the lids of the fresh jars with a double layer of alcohol swabbed coffee filters & rubber band them down. Shake each fresh jar to spread the colonized material throughout it. Place your fresh jars in a dry, dark, warm place (preferably between 78 & 84 F), and allow them to colonize in peace & quiet. G2G transfer & shaking jars batters the mycelium. It takes it a day or 3  recuperate from that shock.  There is no need to shake  G2G jars more than once. As, doing so will only slow colonization, rather than speed it up.

~whiskey river rafting, hot tubbing, dirty dancing & spending money on - wild women - having fun & just gonna waste the rest~

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

Amazon Shop for: ½ Pint Jars, HEPA Filter, Rye Grain, Wild Bird Seed

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* shroomjews orissas pwn *DELETED* shevanel 738 10 03/02/08 11:44 AM
by smokedout420
* Unusual G2G question Lapius 456 9 04/29/09 02:49 PM
by Lapius
* G2G questions RootedGrowth 993 10 11/16/04 12:06 PM
by KaptKid
* G2G Question ComfortablyStond 631 7 07/22/06 08:26 AM
by malarki
* g2g question
( 1 2 all )
Citratox 1,008 22 08/07/08 02:59 PM
by Citratox
* an unorthadox G2G question johnnyboy 589 7 07/23/08 07:29 PM
by Krez
* quick g2g question fr33d0mfry 432 4 09/11/08 08:27 PM
by BigBlackBoxX
* LC and G2G questions
( 1 2 all )
Hallucinogenist 1,674 22 12/06/08 03:26 AM
by CDS

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, Prisoner#1, RogerRabbit, Citric, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, EvilMushroom666, cronicr, PussyFart
819 topic views. 14 members, 37 guests and 18 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Crestline Sales - MycoPath
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2016 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.038 seconds spending 0.003 seconds on 14 queries.