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: ½ Pint Jars, Vermiculite

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
OfflineMinimumEfrt2
enthusiast
Registered: 03/17/04
Posts: 293
Last seen: 7 years, 10 months
gaps in pf jars
    #2525877 - 04/04/04 11:08 PM (14 years, 2 months ago)

hey, my friend just got done preparing some pf jars for steam sterilization but when he was done he noticed when he looked at the side of the jars he saw little gaps where there was no substrate, will this be ok?? would shaking or tapping the side of the jars to fill in the gaps screw anything up?? and also, he only made like 1/4 inch layer of vermiculite because he was running out, will this still protect the substrate from contams?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinewietstocker
product ofevolution

Registered: 07/14/03
Posts: 319
Loc: Cranium, PNW
Last seen: 4 years, 11 months
Re: gaps in pf jars [Re: MinimumEfrt2]
    #2525893 - 04/04/04 11:17 PM (14 years, 2 months ago)

that should be fine, the hyphae should fill in nicely around that blank spot. and the quarter inch of vermiculite is better than having nothing in there. Just handle the jars as little as possible to minimize the amount of jostling that layer has.


--------------------
Echoes


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Anonymous

Re: gaps in pf jars [Re: MinimumEfrt2]
    #2526013 - 04/05/04 12:03 AM (14 years, 2 months ago)

Post deleted by user's request.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineMinimumEfrt2
enthusiast
Registered: 03/17/04
Posts: 293
Last seen: 7 years, 10 months
Re: gaps in pf jars [Re: ]
    #2526881 - 04/05/04 10:35 AM (14 years, 2 months ago)

even if the gaps are like a 3/4inch big??


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisiblesnatchcakes
Rad Dude

Registered: 01/17/04
Posts: 714
Loc: HellTrack
Re: gaps in pf jars [Re: MinimumEfrt2]
    #2526889 - 04/05/04 10:40 AM (14 years, 2 months ago)

yes its fine man,if you mess around and try to shake it down so as to fill in the gaps you will just compact the substrate and colonization will take longer,its fine,the mycelluim will just move around the gap and eventually fill it in.


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

Amazon Shop: ½ Pint Jars, Vermiculite

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Filter Patch bags VS. Canning jars for substrate
( 1 2 all )
Ryche HawkV 12,414 37 11/07/02 12:26 AM
by Skikid16
* my giant pf jar experiment Glacius 1,524 5 03/16/02 12:12 PM
by Glacius
* Big or small vermiculite in pf jars snakeboy55 749 1 08/09/01 12:10 PM
by jonnyshaggs420
* 16 PF jars Ker-Fuckin plunk!!! estaesPACO 1,817 3 05/24/02 12:50 AM
by tomldp
* Post deleted by Moe Howard Anonymous 652 3 03/28/02 02:49 PM
by northwood
* Re: 2-liter "jars" of substrate? felix 1,229 10 08/02/00 04:36 PM
by Krupa
* Condensation building up in PF Jars TheJoker 1,133 2 08/22/01 12:45 PM
by puscle
* pf jar odor Gulf_Shroomer 698 3 05/05/01 12:41 AM
by whyIdied

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
565 topic views. 30 members, 119 guests and 9 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Kratom Eye
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.021 seconds spending 0.004 seconds on 20 queries.