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Contamination or just bruising?
    #1538023 - 05/10/03 11:58 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

Hi,

A friend of a friend asked me to post this question:
He has tried growing mushrooms for first time using a 'growbox' and has had success so far.
He unexpectedly had to harvest this morning and the mushrooms seem to be healthy:

But while trying to pick the ones that grew on the sides of the casing he noticed that the colonized part of the growbox took on a slightly blueish color, just like the mushrooms got where he touched them, in contrast to the bottom layer and the fluff that grew on top, which were bright white:

He now is unsure if this is just bruising or some kind of contamination and if the harvested mushrooms are safe to eat.

I hope someone here can help my friend...


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Re: Contamination or just bruising? [Re: helldog]
    #1538590 - 05/11/03 06:21 AM (14 years, 1 month ago)

Looks just like bruising.

Enjoy your meal!


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Re: Contamination or just bruising? [Re: si1988crx]
    #1538790 - 05/11/03 11:46 AM (14 years, 1 month ago)

I'd say bruising as well


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Re: Contamination or just bruising? [Re: ]
    #1539305 - 05/11/03 05:37 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

Like everybody said, bruising.

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