Home | Community | Message Board


Shroom Supply
Please support our sponsors.

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Advanced Mycology

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: ½ Pint Jars

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
OfflinePNutButta
Stranger
Registered: 10/06/03
Posts: 114
Last seen: 8 years, 1 month
Sclerotium in Spawn Bags
    #2020565 - 10/18/03 03:20 PM (13 years, 9 months ago)

Is there a point of dimishing returns when growing sclerotium in spawn bags? For instance, would you get a higher efficiancy using five 2lb bags over two 5lb bags? What is the optimum amount of substrate?

P. Nut Butta


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisiblemycofile
Pooh-Bah
 User Gallery

Registered: 01/19/99
Posts: 2,336
Loc: Uranus
Trusted Cultivator
Re: Sclerotium in Spawn Bags [Re: PNutButta]
    #2021716 - 10/19/03 01:43 AM (13 years, 9 months ago)

I think there might be. I found in limited tests that small jars yielded more per volume of spawn than did large bags.

That doesn't directly relate to your question which is large bags vs. larger bags. Couldn't be a matter of glass interface, surface area to volume ratio, larger mycelial mass. I'm not sure, perhaps somebody has more specifics, but if not, at least I tried!


--------------------
"From a certain point of view"
-Jedi Master Obi Wan Kenobi

PM me with any cultivation questions.

I just looked at my profile and realized I had a website at one point in time on geocities, it's not there anymore and I have no idea what I had on it. Anybody remember my website from several years aga? PM if so please.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlineblackout
Microwaver
 User Gallery

Registered: 07/17/00
Posts: 4,874
Last seen: 14 minutes, 55 seconds
Trusted Cultivator
Re: Sclerotium in Spawn Bags [Re: mycofile]
    #2049978 - 10/28/03 10:04 AM (13 years, 9 months ago)

i remember somebody recommending to flatten out the bags so there is more surface area. mine didnt penetrate to the middle of my 2kg rice bags. i also mixed up one bag a few times to ensure it penetrated to the middle, resulted in many small stones with low potency


--------------------
support the free spore ring http://fsre.nl/


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

Amazon Shop: ½ Pint Jars

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Advanced Mycology

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Using Spawn bags instead of Jars.
( 1 2 all )
Fluxburn 4,444 20 01/27/05 03:13 PM
by debianlinux
* Homemade spawn bags and Cheap sealer
( 1 2 all )
blahblahblah 8,114 22 01/20/03 04:46 PM
by Raadt
* PCing Spawn bags? BlueBruiser 1,243 4 07/16/02 07:09 AM
by BlueBruiser
* Spawn bags:growing bohemica and cyanscens outside shaganoz 1,809 10 08/26/02 04:37 AM
by comario
* Why does bacteria stop a spawn bag but not a bulk substrate? Blue Helix 2,407 8 03/19/05 02:55 AM
by Blue Helix
* Spawn Bags in Pressure Cooker Shr00mmz 2,396 8 11/10/02 07:59 PM
by Shr00mmz
* Re: Filter Patch Spawn Bags in bulk. Ryche HawkV 971 1 01/07/00 12:57 PM
by Anonymous
* bulk spawn
( 1 2 all )
mxer_kx 2,989 23 03/22/05 12:32 PM
by SoK

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: RogerRabbit, bodhisatta
862 topic views. 0 members, 2 guests and 1 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Lil Shop Of Spores
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.027 seconds spending 0.007 seconds on 19 queries.