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Re: Non-germination Problem....
    #20337 - 06/10/00 03:26 AM (18 years, 2 months ago)

Yes you can boil the jars to long,this will cause that to happen,It cooks all the nutrients away.try boiling for 45 minutes,and bring it to a slight boil on get it real hot,my other solution would be pressure cooker


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Re: Non-germination Problem....
    #20339 - 06/10/00 03:32 AM (18 years, 2 months ago)

Are you making your own syringes? It could be bacteria in your spores. It could also be that your substrate is too dry or too wet. There are a lot of variables. Do your jars stink?

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Re: Non-germination Problem....
    #20340 - 06/10/00 09:08 AM (18 years, 2 months ago)

Well, the first two batches I grew w/ PF syringes... the next two w/ my own, no problems.
Then on my fifth try, w/ my own syringe, I got no growth. On my sixth try (my syringe), no growth. I was thinking there was a problem w/ my syringe prep, so I ordered from PF again... but try #7 (w/ PF syringe) yielded nothing, either.
This leads me to believe the syringes are not the problem. And no, the jars don't stink. I have more spores on the way, I will try boiling my jars for less time...
Would a pressure cooker solve this problem?

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Re: Non-germination Problem....
    #20341 - 06/10/00 09:13 AM (18 years, 2 months ago)

By the way, 3Mshroom... How wet should the substrate be? My 1st attempt used the MMGG recipe... on all the rest I used PF's maximum fruiting formula... the mixture was damp and cohesive, not soaking wet or anything... and how wet should it be after sterilization? Mine dries out a bit...

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