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Liquid Culture Question
    #26513814 - 03/03/20 02:15 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Hi guys... need a little bit of your help. I made my first liquid culture... i uploaded some pics which i took today... this is on day 8 of the process. Just wanted to know if it looks good to you and how much longer i should keep it going. Thanks for your time

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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26513883 - 03/03/20 04:25 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Good-aye Bro.

those photo's are really blurry.
Does it look like organized growth or just chaos?
is it all white? as in no discolored parts?
Did you start with agar?
Can you take better photos with a plain background?
And try get good lighting please.

Here is a how it should look thread
https://www.shroomery.org/forums/showflat.php/Number/17231150
Search for liquid in your browser and you should be able to skip to the part you want.
Notice how hard it is too see what you are looking at?
However on the agar it is really easy to tell the difference.

I highly recommend testing on agar to see if its clean.
That's the best way in my opinion.
Then you can guarantee your growing what you want.
Because a clean looking Liquid Culture can be contaminated.

Good Luck bro


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: cna8]
    #26513927 - 03/03/20 06:03 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Hi will try to take better pictures tonight... no just had to do it from a spore syringe i bought. I cant seem to find agar where i live
It looks white when i shine a torch in there and it is in a roundish shape at the bottom of the jar. When i swirl it it breaks up into pieces


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26513931 - 03/03/20 06:08 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

No way to know for sure with LC but to test it. Put it to some grains. Also they say you shouldn't put spores directly to LC but I don't like to discourage folks. It looks good to me. :mushroom2:

Edit: what is the thing in the bottom there?


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Ovoidhunter]
    #26513966 - 03/03/20 07:09 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

It is 3 small marbles i put in to break up the mycelium


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26513980 - 03/03/20 07:23 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Wow, that's some innovative stuff grim. I'm exited to see how this turns out I just nocced some LC the same way.


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Ovoidhunter]
    #26514021 - 03/03/20 08:13 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Thanks Ovoidhunter... really hope this works because i struggled my ass off to get the syringe and after a month of waiting for it i did 5 jars popcorn.. on day 9 only one looks like it started to grow. The rest i nocced in the liquid culture and have only about 2cc left in the syringe


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26514023 - 03/03/20 08:14 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Hope yours turn out well


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26514244 - 03/03/20 11:15 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Here are the pics i took tonight... and of the popcorn jars i inoculated the same time as the LC. One shows signs of growth but the other 4 shows nothing



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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26515614 - 03/04/20 01:01 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

from what i can see it looks all right.
Although without testing that doesn't mean much.
order some agar online if needed.
It is well worth it.
even if you have to order agar agar separately just add it to some grain boil water then PC it(i prefer rye water).
In the mean time do what Ovoidhunter said.

try not to break it up with a marble until your going to use it.
Then you can see how its growing when you get the lighting right.

Those jars you inoculated at the same time.
Not all will be successful i had a 50:50 ratio when i started like that.
Spores can take up to three weeks to germinate.

Wishing you the best bro.
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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: cna8]
    #26515633 - 03/04/20 01:18 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Thank you for the reply and help so far cna8... will try to get some agar. So i should just leave the LC and not swirl it everyday?


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26515646 - 03/04/20 01:38 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Yea bro leave it.
It is hard to see in photos but you should be able to see how organized the growth is if you can get light to hit it right.
If you mess it up it makes it harder to tell from other more disorganized members of the fungi family.
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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: cna8]
    #26516212 - 03/04/20 11:59 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

This is what it looks like today... did not stir... just took it out of the closet... tried to get the best lighting



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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26516220 - 03/04/20 12:05 PM (1 year, 2 months ago)

How did you inoculate the lc?


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: The Mycologist]
    #26516273 - 03/04/20 12:46 PM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Hey Mycologist
he used a spore syringe.
Hes only got 2ml left now.
Im at the stage where i think hes gotta test it.
Hope you can help him more,
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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: cna8]
    #26516307 - 03/04/20 01:17 PM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Hi Mycologist... used a spore syringe I bought and inoculated 5 popcorn jars... only 1 showing signs of growth... also did the LC and have 2 cc left in the syringe... really hope either the jars or the LC works or both... really had a hard time getting my hands on the syringe


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26517688 - 03/05/20 01:02 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

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This is what it looks like today... did not stir... just took it out of the closet... tried to get the best lighting








From these pictures.... can i suck up some of the culture and test it on some popcorn or wbs jars already or must i still wait a few days


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26517743 - 03/05/20 01:51 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Yea bro go ahead and test it.
This is not scientific i don't even know if this is right but in my experience,
If you see any film on the side of the jar or the surface throw it out its bacteria,
Next time you do one don't shake it.
Molds usually show them self after about a week at room temp.
However because you shook it it will be really hard to tell from white molds.
I know things can probably germinate and show way slower but in my experience that is enough time.
If this is bad advice someone correct me i may have just gotten lucky when iv'e done it.

Good Luck bro


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: cna8]
    #26517752 - 03/05/20 02:04 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Thanks cna8... will do some jars this weekend... kinda hard to prep all the things after work... will keep you posted on my progress


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26517770 - 03/05/20 02:20 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

All good bro.
Sounds like a good plan
Check again in the weekend for any discoloration etc.
See if the growth flows (it may not, it was shaken so don't ditch it yet if it doesn't)
Look for bacterial films.
If it all looks lovely test your marble shacker and your culture.
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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: cna8]
    #26518044 - 03/05/20 08:34 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Spores to LC wont work.


You have to use agar first. Get it clean then put it in lc.


Get into agar. One drop per plate unlimited genetics to use.


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26518055 - 03/05/20 08:47 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

you put too much grain in your pop corn jar, fill it  just 2/3. your LC looks good, BUT it's impossible to tell if it's good.


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: mr. whothehell]
    #26518074 - 03/05/20 09:01 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Is that why only 1 shows signs of growth and the other 4 dont.... because it is too full of grains?


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26518266 - 03/05/20 11:38 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Hey bro.
Too full just means it might stall or be really hard to shake.
It can take 3 weeks to germinate so at this stage it doesn't mean anything.


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: cna8]
    #26518338 - 03/05/20 12:27 PM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Thanks for your help bro.... just saw signs of life in another jar... so 2 of the 5 have signs of life


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26519821 - 03/06/20 02:07 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

give them some more time, no if they are too full they will be diffcult too shake


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: mr. whothehell]
    #26520058 - 03/06/20 08:28 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Don't let people get you down. Spores to LC can work an has in the past. You can get lucky and it's not some impossible feat.. I'm rooting for u dude.


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Ovoidhunter] * 1
    #26520064 - 03/06/20 08:34 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Planning to get lucky isnt a good plan :mad2:


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: The Mycologist]
    #26520069 - 03/06/20 08:41 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Bro calm down. Just because he didn't know and he did it the unorthodox way your gonna be flustered. Why not let him do it for science.. I know it's not the most foolproof but just chill dude. Why not just tell him to open it up and take a shit in it.. Dang

We learn things in life by trial and error. Even if it doesn't work he's still going to learn something. He's gonna learn not to do it that way again. If it doesn't work. Which it still could.

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    #26520088 - 03/06/20 08:58 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

I let people do what they want.

But he asked for help. So I am trying to help him grow shrooms.

I guess you are trying to help him play with chance.


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: The Mycologist]
    #26520095 - 03/06/20 09:07 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

I'm just not going to discourage him and tell him it's not going to work. OP knows by now he should have went to agar first. Everyone's already told him.

Also he said he had to wait forever for supplies to get shipped in and if it doesn't work he's screwed. So I'm going to give him words of encouragement. Instead of saying black and white up and down it won't work.


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    #26520168 - 03/06/20 10:02 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

He would be better off doing pf tek then.

I honestly think it is a waste of grain to use that lc.

Im not trying to be mean, Im just saying what I would do if I wanted shrooms and didnt want to waste my money.


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: The Mycologist] * 1
    #26520173 - 03/06/20 10:10 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

I feel you on that. PF tek is a better way to start.  Sorry for being defensive of him so much. However I'd let him use the LC just for shits and giggles. If it doesn't work he'll know better next time and we're all here to listen and learn. OP would be wise to listen to your advice and get into agar. At the same time tho he should figure stuff out for himself and experience failure.

No hard feelings to you mycologist.


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Ovoidhunter]
    #26520263 - 03/06/20 11:20 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Hi guys... read your posts... so what i understand from it is there is no way the LC will work... not even the slightest of chance even though it looks good and there is no visible contamination? I am preping some WBS and popcorn to soak for 12h+ and wil make a syringe tomorrow to inoculate the grains.... maybe i will get lucky though.
Uploaded some pics of how the LC looks today



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    #26520271 - 03/06/20 11:29 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

You do have hope. Those look fine to me but you gotta test it to know. I was just saying earlier that you can go spores to LC and people have done it successfully. Of course that's no reason to not use agar to isolate your culture first.  Percentage of success would no doubt be higher.

Still tho wishing you luck OP. It definitely still can work.


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Ovoidhunter]
    #26520334 - 03/06/20 11:59 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Bro it looks good like he said so I would test it not ditch it.
I used to go spores to liquid culture.
I also used to go spores to grain.
I used to get a higher rate of failures then.
About a 50:50.
Modern teqniques tend to be easier and or more successful that is why we use agar now for example.
testing it is what you gotta do to know if there's no films and no discoloration and the gowth isn't disorganized.
Try get the agar like I said but in the mean time, test it and hope, the gods of mushrooms smile appon you.
If your print is as clean as I make and your luck is like mine, you should have 2 or 3 successful inoculations.
Don't be disappointed if you don't though.

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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26520437 - 03/06/20 01:12 PM (1 year, 2 months ago)

If you dont care about maybe wasting grain then go for it.

I would just top case the jars after they are colonized, I think even if its clean enough to use, spawning to bulk would probably be too risky.

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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: The Mycologist]
    #26520503 - 03/06/20 02:02 PM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Yea bro he had a real hard time getting the syringe and only has 2ml left so it's definitely worth it for him.
Even if he fruits directly off the grain in the jar to make his own prints so he has some safety.
Anyways...

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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: cna8]
    #26520535 - 03/06/20 02:20 PM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Yes cna8... that is what i thought as well. Even if the LC fail to produce anything i could do g2g transfer when jar is completely colonized and spawn to bulk from there... Even if i could just get a few shrooms (wouldn't mind for a lot though) to make my own spore prints,spore syringes or LC using a piece of shroom it would be a huge accomplishment for me... ordered some patri dishes already... still looking for a place in this shitty 3rd world country of mine for some agar... if i cant find i will probably have to order online as well.


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26520553 - 03/06/20 02:34 PM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Look for "agar agar"
It tends to be easier to find.
I agree with him about casing the jar.
The less steps the less chance of contamination.
Once you have some extra spores then go hard.
I recommend grain to grain at a 1:10 ratio, if your set on doin it straight away.
I don't use liquid culture anymore just grain to grain.
Anyways...

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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: cna8]
    #26520573 - 03/06/20 02:48 PM (1 year, 2 months ago)

How do i go about casing the jar? Sorry for all the stupid questions


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26521016 - 03/06/20 07:35 PM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Hey bro prepare some coir by sticking it in a chilly bin with boiling water like bods Tek.
Just scale it down

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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: cna8]
    #26523232 - 03/08/20 04:46 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

So i inoculated a couple of grain jars with the LC last night... will keep you posted on their progress. Did a few popcorn and a few WBS.

The other 2 jars i inoculated straight from the syringe is doing well though. 3 still showing no signs of life

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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26523549 - 03/08/20 10:33 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Wish you luck!
Just in case everything fails catastrophically, those 2 mL of spore solution in the syringe are way more than enough for inoculating dozens of agar plates. So don't feel discouraged and learn to do Pasty plates, it's quite easy and you should be able get countless clean cultures to work with before inoculating grain or LC. You'll also be able to clone mushrooms from tissue which is really fun.
You'll need a still-air box of course but that should be easy to build (especially compared to a SGFC lmao)


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: jomanda1990]
    #26523679 - 03/08/20 12:03 PM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Asian shops tend to stock agar agar. You could also try eBay or Amazon.


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: migraineur]
    #26523764 - 03/08/20 01:18 PM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Here are the pics of the LC and 2 grain jars... when will i know if the LC is done and i need to place it in the refrigerator... and should i shake the one jar that is about 50% colonized or should i wait a few days longer?



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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26524722 - 03/09/20 12:12 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Being Larger Grain they tend to colonize quite fast,
And a lot of that growth appears to be the more sensitive Fluffy type of growth.
If the rest of the jar looks ropy to you give it a shake but from here the one that is 50% looks like the fluffier sort and i let that be.
I find it takes longer to recover than the ropy type.
So unless i'm doing a grain to grain transfer or Spawn i just leave it.
This could all be in my head i haven't tested it so if anyone disagrees please speak up.

I'm not sure the proper time to start refrigerating.
I've always waited a week to see if colors show up tested it on agar then refrigerated.

I agree you should save your 2ml of solution for agar.
It will go a very long way

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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: cna8]
    #26525278 - 03/09/20 12:08 PM (1 year, 2 months ago)

So i checked the jars i inoculated with the LC this weekend... out of the 10 jars 7 is already showing signs of growth... will wait 2 more days then post some pics.... feeling excited


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26525462 - 03/09/20 02:57 PM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Hell yeah man im excited to see results


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Ovoidhunter]
    #26527045 - 03/10/20 12:47 PM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Checked my jars again tonight... 3 out of the first 5 show mycelium growth.... and all 10 of the 10 jars i made this weekend shows mycelium growth... super excited now... cant wait till they are fully colonized to start growing some shrooms


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26527097 - 03/10/20 01:20 PM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Seems like youre doing well. I strongly suggest getting accustomed to agar before diving into liquid culture though. Agar will allow you to really see what you got, make sure its clean, and its good to go from agar to LC. I've never gone from spores to LC and pictures can only do so much but the myc looks alright to me though.


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26527715 - 03/10/20 06:44 PM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Hell yeah grim :cool:


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    #26528656 - 03/11/20 09:37 AM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Make sure to let us know if it works grim.


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    #26528888 - 03/11/20 12:19 PM (1 year, 2 months ago)

Will do so... looked at the jars tonight and they are progressing nicely... will wait a couple of days more and upload some pics of all the jars by the weekend


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    #26529119 - 03/11/20 03:01 PM (1 year, 1 month ago)

Couldn't wait to show the jars though... here are the 3 out of the 5 showing growth and the LC inoculated on 22/02/20




And here are the 10 jars i inoculated with the LC on 07/03/20.




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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26530134 - 03/12/20 02:24 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

Hey mate

next time you make new jars i recommend only 3/4 full (a little less for g2g)
It makes it easier to shake, break up, and therefore easier to use.
Sometimes a full jar can stall but i guess the large grains won't because there will be easy air flow.

If you made these when you inoculated your original jars with spores.
Sorry for repeating my self.

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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: cna8]
    #26530220 - 03/12/20 04:46 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

Hi cna8... no the jars in the last pics i posted was the jars i inoculated with the LC i made and was done on saturday the 7th. These are small jars... i think 200 or 250 ml. From the grain level you see to the top of jars is just empty space... but in the future i wil leave a little more space... thank you for all your advice and guidance


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: cna8]
    #26531076 - 03/12/20 03:49 PM (1 year, 1 month ago)

Quote:

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Hey mate

next time you make new jars i recommend only 3/4 full (a little less for g2g)
It makes it easier to shake, break up, and therefore easier to use.
Sometimes a full jar can stall but i guess the large grains won't because there will be easy air flow.

If you made these when you inoculated your original jars with spores.
Sorry for repeating my self.

Good Luck




OP, are you using synthetic filter discs or micropore tape so you have gas exchange?

Also, if you ever find a jar won't break up properly then it doesn't matter if you have a few chunks. You can also use a sanitised spoon or something when spawning to bulk which is what I had to do with some jars that colonised for far too long when I went away on holiday.


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: migraineur]
    #26531959 - 03/13/20 02:40 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

Hi Geezer. No filter discs or micropore tape... only 1 hole in lid stuffed with polyfill. Shook one of the popcorn jars last night... had no problem with it... broke up nicely... will check how the WBS goes when they are about 20-30% colonized


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26540613 - 03/17/20 01:34 PM (1 year, 1 month ago)

Hi everyone... Here are some updated pics of the Liquid Culture jars.... shook them right after the pics... will post again when they reach 100% colonization... dont see any contamination yet and no weird smells when i smell the polyfill.... cant wait to spawn and see if i get some growth...

The LC i put in the refrigerator.... can i make a new jar of LC using the mycellium in the LC?

Here are the popcorn



And here are the WBS



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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26540699 - 03/17/20 02:29 PM (1 year, 1 month ago)

They look good I'm wishing you the best.
Yes to can go lc to lc.
I recommend taking some flesh from the inside of a mushroom,
Put it on agar,
Then make lc from that growth.
I tend to find better growth from them.
I'm not sure why.
Anyways...
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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: cna8]
    #26540762 - 03/17/20 03:03 PM (1 year, 1 month ago)

I'd created more liquid culture using an existing liquid culture.


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    #26540982 - 03/17/20 04:57 PM (1 year, 1 month ago)

:hyperlol:  :fuckyeah:  :ohmygod:


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Ovoidhunter]
    #26544473 - 03/19/20 01:15 PM (1 year, 1 month ago)

Hi guys... hope all is well... just have a question about the LC i made of the previous LC... i added a little more honey and maple syrup this time and injected with about 3 cc of LC. There was a lot of mycellium inside the syringe.... but the pics i took tonight shows white flaky stuff on the bottom of the jar... not that whitish cloud that my other LC made. Is this LC unsuccessful or what are your thoughts?

These pics shows the LC at 5 days



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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26545854 - 03/20/20 05:57 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

Will temp of 64 degrees make my LC not grow at all? I dont understand why its not working because i did the same method... only its a bit colder now because its almost winter


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Re: Liquid Culture Question [Re: Grim11311]
    #26546174 - 03/20/20 11:09 AM (1 year, 1 month ago)

ime too much sugar doesn't help


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    #26546835 - 03/20/20 04:28 PM (1 year, 1 month ago)

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ime too much sugar doesn't help





Make sense since adding a little more is the only thing i did differently... but i saw a lot of people who had dark brown LC and the mycellium grew in that....


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    #26546844 - 03/20/20 04:30 PM (1 year, 1 month ago)

Just wanted to say thanks to all you guys on shroomery for all the advice you have given me this far...
You guys are the best!!!!!


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    #26547066 - 03/20/20 06:18 PM (1 year, 1 month ago)

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ime too much sugar doesn't help





Make sense since adding a little more is the only thing i did differently... but i saw a lot of people who had dark brown LC and the mycellium grew in that....




I think the dark colors many times are grain soak water


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