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Agar from Asian food store ?
    #2057884 - 10/30/03 06:26 PM (13 years, 4 months ago)

Today I have bought some agar from an Asian food store. On the package it does not say anything of any supplements like color or preservatives.
Has somebody got experience with this kind of agar and knows if I can use it for mushroom cloning ?


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Re: Agar from Asian food store ? [Re: ragadinks]
    #2057949 - 10/30/03 06:43 PM (13 years, 4 months ago)

ya.. works fine
It's just plain agar agar right?
You'd need to add some dextrose or whatever you're gonna use for nutrients.


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Re: Agar from Asian food store ? [Re: Shroomism]
    #2058032 - 10/30/03 07:08 PM (13 years, 4 months ago)

yeah, it's just plain agar. Can I use the same amount as listed in the common formulas ( 20g agar / liter ) ?


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Re: Agar from Asian food store ? [Re: ragadinks]
    #2058048 - 10/30/03 07:12 PM (13 years, 4 months ago)

yes. yes. Ive always used agar from such places. Even though it doesnt say so on the package the last stuff i bought was bright green,
normal growth though.
Oh yeah and this is the advanced forum.


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Re: Agar from Asian food store ? [Re: walk]
    #2058108 - 10/30/03 07:26 PM (13 years, 4 months ago)


yes. yes. Ive always used agar from such places. Even though it doesnt say so on the package the last stuff i bought was bright green,
normal growth though.


there they also had a lot of different colors - I took the uncoloriced :-)

Oh yeah and this is the advanced forum.

What was that good for ? ( Maybe I'd better keep my mouth shut ... )



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Re: Agar from Asian food store ? [Re: ragadinks]
    #2058363 - 10/30/03 08:59 PM (13 years, 4 months ago)

Sorry to be a wanker but i think you understand.


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Re: Agar from Asian food store ? [Re: walk]
    #2059071 - 10/31/03 12:24 AM (13 years, 4 months ago)

This kind?


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Re: Agar from Asian food store ? [Re: NTTG_Hunter]
    #2059662 - 10/31/03 03:47 AM (13 years, 4 months ago)

yes, looks almost like this. It is labeled "Best Quality Agar-Agar Powder".


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Re: Agar from Asian food store ? [Re: ragadinks]
    #2059732 - 10/31/03 04:22 AM (13 years, 4 months ago)

Yep, that were i get all my agar agar, powedered or flakes,
never coloured. The flakes take a littl longer to boil down, but
there just fine :]
Good luck, check the faq for some good agar recipes.


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Re: Agar from Asian food store ? [Re: Paid]
    #2059825 - 10/31/03 06:04 AM (13 years, 4 months ago)

Thanks, man ...


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Re: Agar from Asian food store ? [Re: ]
    #2062923 - 11/01/03 05:01 PM (13 years, 4 months ago)

yamm :crazy2: 


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    #2063591 - 11/01/03 09:16 PM (13 years, 4 months ago)

Quote:

paradis said:
all you need now is some vanilla and almond flavoring. Agar is delicious. I ate my last pack of agar. I didn't even get a chance to make any new cultures.




If thats the case, I wonder how much effect growing some thick mycelium on some flavored agar and than eating it would have.


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Re: Agar from Asian food store ? [Re: plura16]
    #2064199 - 11/02/03 04:00 AM (13 years, 4 months ago)

I think that would depend very much on the type of mycelium  :nut: 


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Re: Agar from Asian food store ? [Re: ragadinks]
    #2066000 - 11/02/03 09:05 PM (13 years, 4 months ago)

Now that's a good idea for an Oreo filling!  :devil:


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Re: Agar from Asian food store ? [Re: shroomstruck]
    #2070734 - 11/04/03 08:41 PM (13 years, 4 months ago)

what would agar be near (inside the asian food store)?


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Re: Agar from Asian food store ? [Re: aje]
    #2071059 - 11/04/03 10:02 PM (13 years, 4 months ago)

Tell them you want to make asian desserts.

I actually get my agar from the health food store...you might want to try some of them too.

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