Home | Community | Message Board


Gaiana.nl
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: Rye Grain

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlinewhite_rabbit
alice in wonderland
Registered: 12/17/02
Posts: 188
Last seen: 13 years, 3 months
how long dose it usually take
    #2133176 - 11/24/03 08:19 PM (13 years, 3 months ago)

i did like a 3-4 inch layer of straw in a 45 qt rubbermaid tote, and did each spawning layer every 1 inch and used 1 pint of rye grass seed how long u think this will take to colonize i dont want to keep looking in there


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

Registered: 04/11/03
Posts: 693
Loc: Florida
Last seen: 6 years, 3 days
Re: how long dose it usually take [Re: white_rabbit]
    #2133251 - 11/24/03 08:45 PM (13 years, 3 months ago)

Give it a week and see where it's at.


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


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinewhite_rabbit
alice in wonderland
Registered: 12/17/02
Posts: 188
Last seen: 13 years, 3 months
Re: how long dose it usually take [Re: Demiurge]
    #2133330 - 11/24/03 09:27 PM (13 years, 3 months ago)

right now its at 1/2 week but i have them in a ice chest some one told me not to put any heat in there i mean its colonizing but looks slow u think i should leave it alone or i should put a fish tank heater in a tote with water and a lid to speed it up a lil


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleautomanM
blasted chipmunk
 User Gallery

Registered: 09/18/03
Posts: 7,963
Trusted Cultivator
Re: how long dose it usually take [Re: white_rabbit]
    #2133731 - 11/25/03 12:20 AM (13 years, 3 months ago)

i say make sure the temp around the tote is at least 80 and dont look at it for another week. if you dont have any colonization by then, you might have something to worry about.


--------------------
No, no, you're not thinking, you're just being logical. ~ Niels Bohr


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinewhite_rabbit
alice in wonderland
Registered: 12/17/02
Posts: 188
Last seen: 13 years, 3 months
Re: how long dose it usually take [Re: automan]
    #2133871 - 11/25/03 01:41 AM (13 years, 3 months ago)

i have colonization now but seems slow do u think puttin water in a tote with a lid and a fish tank heater would heat up a chest freezer?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflinefIsh in my head
fadedstar

Registered: 01/25/03
Posts: 1,051
Loc: 4500 ASL
Last seen: 25 days, 9 hours
Re: how long dose it usually take [Re: white_rabbit]
    #2134455 - 11/25/03 10:41 AM (13 years, 3 months ago)


you don't really want to incubate a large rubbermaid of straw. leave it at room temp cause biological heating will make your substrate too hot if you incubate.

.fs.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinethechemist
Stranger

Registered: 09/25/03
Posts: 244
Loc: lost at sea
Last seen: 12 years, 10 months
Re: how long dose it usually take [Re: fIsh in my head]
    #2134460 - 11/25/03 10:45 AM (13 years, 3 months ago)

on my first casing..i put in my incubator till about 60 percent was colonized..people on here had advised me...it helped out to colonize a lot faster....it was around 80 degrees..


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinewhite_rabbit
alice in wonderland
Registered: 12/17/02
Posts: 188
Last seen: 13 years, 3 months
Re: how long dose it usually take [Re: fIsh in my head]
    #2134587 - 11/25/03 11:54 AM (13 years, 3 months ago)

sounds good to me its colonizing im happy even if it take an extra 2 or 3 days i can wait im not rushing anything this is my first time really getting into grain n straw i been wanting to lean out of the pk tek for a while now ill post pics in a few weeks if everything gose well


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisiblemicro
bunbun has a gungun
Male User Gallery

Registered: 05/09/03
Posts: 7,532
Loc: Brick City
Re: how long dose it usually take [Re: white_rabbit]
    #2134593 - 11/25/03 11:58 AM (13 years, 3 months ago)

If it's covered with holes it should be fine. 80 degrees is fine for 3"-4". Really, it's either going to grow fine or dry out or contaminate. The speed really has to do with how much spawn you used and how well you mixed it.

--
Micro


--------------------
Any research paper or book for free
(Avatar is Maxxy, a character by Mizzyam, RIP)


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinewhite_rabbit
alice in wonderland
Registered: 12/17/02
Posts: 188
Last seen: 13 years, 3 months
Re: how long dose it usually take [Re: micro]
    #2134648 - 11/25/03 12:35 PM (13 years, 3 months ago)

its covers with tin foil no holes but i doubt its over 80 degrees in there. when i spawnd i read some wher that using grain if u mix it will all fall to the bottom so i did a soild layer of ryegrass seed that was colonized fully between each inch of the casing i checked on them today and there coming along great cant wait to get some pics to all you that helped


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

Amazon Shop for: Rye Grain

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Old dirty chest vs new rubbermaid bin kar222 746 12 04/16/08 01:45 AM
by Blutjager
* fescue as an alternative to ryegrass PitcherCrab 357 2 03/18/09 10:58 PM
by PitcherCrab
* Perrenial RyeGrass Seed....? Oatman2000 440 2 06/14/05 04:00 PM
by scatmanrav
* Ryegrass seed bags Realnuggetz 446 2 10/30/08 01:25 AM
by Realnuggetz
* down side to big rubbermaid tubs? Chills420 version2 2,260 16 01/31/03 01:59 PM
by SixTango
* On the subject of rubbermaid LarrythescaryrexS 1,234 13 10/04/02 09:07 PM
by iloveraving
* RUBBERMAID TERRIUM vs 20 GAL AQUARIUM? PooGrower 1,266 12 12/18/02 07:48 PM
by NSKiller
* Rubbermaid Growing Chamber... drunkgoat 1,249 8 08/29/01 09:32 AM
by isis

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
643 topic views. 23 members, 106 guests and 33 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Marijuana Demystified
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.024 seconds spending 0.002 seconds on 14 queries.