Home | Community | Message Board


Zamnesia.com
Please support our sponsors.

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

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 for: ½ Pint Jars, Brown Rice Flour, Vermiculite

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlinered1
journeyman
Registered: 08/07/01
Posts: 55
Last seen: 8 years, 11 months
100% contamination free cakes?
    #2073024 - 11/05/03 01:38 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

Is it possible to wait for a week or so before innoculting your jars?
The reason that I ask is that I figure that this should allow you to see if any contams survived. Seems harder to contaminate a cake in the innoculation process than at any other point. You could even do it in a glove box.


--------------------
Don't Panic!


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineDemiurge
creator ofworlds

Registered: 04/11/03
Posts: 693
Loc: Florida
Last seen: 6 years, 1 month
Re: 100% contamination free cakes? [Re: red1]
    #2073078 - 11/05/03 01:55 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

Yes, this can be done, but pf jars aren't completely impervious to contamination through the dry verm layer, so it is better to innoculate as soon as possible. This way the mycelium gets a foothold before any contams and has more of a chance of fighting them off. If you pc your jars, you shouldn't worry too much about contams anyway. A pc will kill just about anything in a brf jar.


--------------------
Just another animal embeded in a technological coral reef extruded psychic objects...


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinethisone
the one theydon't see

Registered: 11/06/02
Posts: 818
Last seen: 12 years, 24 days
Re: 100% contamination free cakes? [Re: red1]
    #2073079 - 11/05/03 01:56 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

yes waiting a week can actually be a good idea if you have been having problems with contamination or no growth. You can see to make sure that properly sterilized your jars and that if you are getting contamination later in your project you will know that it was not from improper sterilization of the jars but some other step in your process, innoculating, storing, wrong ratio, etc.


--------------------
Everything written above this line is completely false. I am terribly bored and write here to pass time. I do not participate or support any illegal activity.


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

Amazon Shop for: ½ Pint Jars, Brown Rice Flour, Vermiculite

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Re: Smell of good fruiting cakes Holy Mushroom 707 4 01/10/00 04:39 PM
by Anonymous
* 100% Contaminent Free Cultivation tHeMaGe 1,002 6 11/12/01 01:38 PM
by amazinblue
* 100% contamination rate!!
( 1 2 all )
shymanta 1,390 22 08/08/06 12:12 PM
by Oatman2000
* Importance of leaving the cakes in jars til pinset carbonhoots 925 3 12/22/02 06:26 AM
by Magash
* Contaminated rice cakes imafungi 968 12 10/02/04 02:54 PM
by Tweet420
* CAN I SAVE A CONTAMINATED CAKE?? YES!!! HERE IS HOW UPDATED!!!!!
( 1 2 3 all )
tahoe 3,979 53 03/03/05 10:05 PM
by tahoe
* Casing vs. Cake Cultivation stantheman 1,143 10 01/17/02 11:57 PM
by Anonymous
* First Grow PF Cakes, Pix dr_asterisk 545 12 07/28/07 02:26 PM
by lolwhut

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, Prisoner#1, RogerRabbit, Citric, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, EvilMushroom666, cronicr, PussyFart, Tmethyl
464 topic views. 11 members, 92 guests and 39 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Mycohaus
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.03 seconds spending 0.006 seconds on 14 queries.