Home | Community | Message Board


The HUP - Testing Kits
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: ½ Pint Jars, Air Pump, Air Stone

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlinespored
Stranger
Registered: 03/06/03
Posts: 14
Last seen: 10 years, 11 months
Poor mans terarium.?
    #2520908 - 04/03/04 08:47 AM (14 years, 20 days ago)

:tongue2: My first attempt at innoculating 12 jars was a failure, all became contaminated. Recently,I innoculated just one jar and it is pretty much fully collonised with no sign of contams. I had considered casing, but thought my first time I may aswell just try and fruit straight off the rice cake.

So, I have a large rubber maid container...I will fill this with geolite to a few inchs off the bottom. Then put an inch or so of water in the bottom and sit the rice cake on top of the geolite. I have a decent air pump which will have a decent air stone attached to it and immersed under the geolite/water. When I did this last time, it seemed to provide decent humidity(some condensation)...is this adequate?

I had thought, I could alternativly put a small fish tank full of water in the terrarium which has a fish tank heater in it to provide warmth. And also place the air stone in there aswell, so as to provide the humidty within the terrerium. Would this work well, or should I just stick the air stone under the geolite and forget the fishtank/heater all together?

If I go with just the typical poor mans terrerium, would it be a good idea to place a fish tank heater under the geolite/water? If the temp isn't high enough?

Ah well, one rice cake, time will tell. What could I hope to yield off of one rice cake?

Thank you. :wink:


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleMESCALATO
hunting.
 User Gallery

Registered: 05/16/02
Posts: 1,025
Loc: Central Alabama
Re: Poor mans terarium.? [Re: spored]
    #2520910 - 04/03/04 08:51 AM (14 years, 20 days ago)

yep thats how you build a PmP
unless your room temps are in the 60's you probably won't need the heater
yield off one cake is anywhere from 0-7 dry grams.


--------------------


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

Amazon Shop: ½ Pint Jars, Air Pump, Air Stone

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Poor Man's Terrarium chigazer 922 9 11/04/03 02:16 AM
by Demiurge
* Cool Mist setups VS. Poor Mans Pod
( 1 2 3 4 5 all )
Snobrdr311 7,181 80 09/11/03 04:02 AM
by BatFly
* Poor mans pod w/all pearlite? fisheye 1,018 7 08/07/03 09:13 PM
by fisheye
* Last minute Poor Man's Pod help MOTH 918 6 10/08/03 03:58 PM
by MOTH
* PiMP CX - A "Poor Man's Pod" variation mobiusrunner 1,805 6 11/05/03 12:04 PM
by mobiusrunner
* Poor Man's Pod yukibeing 800 7 08/11/03 10:13 PM
by yukibeing
* Poor Mans Pod ***FUNGI-X TEST***
Fungi_x
947 4 09/21/03 11:53 AM
by Fungi_x
* Question about Poor Man's Pod ElSeed 782 4 10/08/03 01:33 AM
by Magash

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Roadkill, Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, RogerRabbit, Citric, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, cronicr, PussyFart, Tmethyl, Pastywhyte, bodhisatta
521 topic views. 35 members, 89 guests and 20 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Kraken Kratom
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.027 seconds spending 0.008 seconds on 19 queries.