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InvisibleCoolBlue
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germination or a no go?
    #1920453 - 09/16/03 03:48 AM (13 years, 2 months ago)


Here's a closeup of one of my friends cakes that was inoculated 3 or 4 days ago... He has them in a warm water bath and he was wondering if this is germination or water seeping in? or something else? Should he keep them going or should he try something new?
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Heres another pic


Please help me out! 


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Re: germination or a no go? [Re: CoolBlue]
    #1920490 - 09/16/03 04:03 AM (13 years, 2 months ago)

I just did some brf jars too mine look the same I've never done brf I've only done corn I'm just going to wait and see what happens


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Re: germination or a no go? [Re: buu]
    #1920514 - 09/16/03 04:11 AM (13 years, 2 months ago)

on your lower pic....on the upper lef hand side there is a patch that looks abit like early colonisation.


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Re: germination or a no go? [Re: Hanky]
    #1920525 - 09/16/03 04:20 AM (13 years, 2 months ago)

The isolated part is just caked brf, that happens with brf/verm all the time. The germination point will be a much more bright white. You will know it when you see it, it will be pure virgin white. (No grey)


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Re: germination or a no go? [Re: utopianglory]
    #1920566 - 09/16/03 04:48 AM (13 years, 2 months ago)



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Re: germination or a no go? [Re: CoolBlue]
    #1920645 - 09/16/03 05:46 AM (13 years, 2 months ago)

>if this is germination or water seeping in?

Looks like water seeping in.


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Re: germination or a no go? [Re: Anno]
    #1921174 - 09/16/03 12:54 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

so do I ditch the jars and start over or do I wait?


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Re: germination or a no go? [Re: CoolBlue]
    #1921202 - 09/16/03 01:04 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

Looks like some sort of bacterial infection to me , but I am no cake grower . Why are you keeping them in a warm bath ? This may be your trouble , try to make a better incubator , one that does not require jars to soak in water , very risky in my opinion . 3-4 days is a tad soon to excpect mycelial growth , and it will be a stark white , not gray , when it does .
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Re: germination or a no go? [Re: tripndicular]
    #1921244 - 09/16/03 01:13 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

anyone have any ideas on how I can keep a controlled temperature environment with cakes? water seemed to be the easiest and cheapest way to keep a temp of above 80* to me (its sterile btw). I just want to see some white growth I've seen two batches of cakes not work now maybe its the spores or something im doing wrong?


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Re: germination or a no go? [Re: CoolBlue]
    #1921322 - 09/16/03 01:33 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

Keep temp of house set in acceptable range , try a fish tank heater in container with water in a large rubber maid container (not to large) . There are many ways to controll enviro enough for proper incubation temps , just do some reading on the topic and select best one for your budget , needs , space etc ...
Cosin IT likes the keep house temp in the correct range 78 - 84*F range , is broad but works fine depending on time of year . Try storing them above a fridge , above oven or stove , somewhere in your home you will find an area that will work , if not get inventive .


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