Home | Community | Message Board



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!

Shop: Original Seeds Store Cannabis Seeds   Amazon ½ Pint Jars

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlinethelittlenemo
Stranger
Registered: 06/11/04
Posts: 22
Last seen: 13 years, 22 days
more spores = faster inoculation?
    #2909419 - 07/20/04 06:55 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

i'm about to make some syringes and i'm trying to decide whether to give each syringe the recommended amount of spores or splurge, give them twice or something and see if they inoculate faster. if i don't do that, i'm thinking of poking more than the customary four holes in my pftek jars to get more mycelium instances going. are these ideas ok or should i drop them in favor of the tried-and-true standards?

and by the way, just what exactly is the recommended amount of spores per syringe? i just picked up an inch-diamter MR print from tlg. i heard 1/5 of a print per syringe. or maybe that was for two syringes.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinehyphae
born to grow
 User Gallery

Registered: 12/13/02
Posts: 6,228
Loc: the rain forests
Last seen: 6 years, 4 months
Trusted Cultivator
Re: more spores = faster inoculation? [Re: thelittlenemo]
    #2909546 - 07/20/04 07:57 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

The less spores the better! the reason is strain isolation, A large multispore germination will leave you with many substrains (not good) A weak spore solution will give you a much better chance at a good fruit (size and yield). On an average 1in. print you should get at least 5 if not ten syringes :wink: GL bro


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleOldSpice
Geritol Breath...
Female User Gallery

Registered: 08/25/03
Posts: 59,080
Loc: Crankytown, Texas
Re: more spores = faster inoculation? [Re: thelittlenemo]
    #2909551 - 07/20/04 08:00 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

I like dark syringes ...They dont go any faster either way


--------------------
So hard to be ....WDWGFH?
Texas is humongus compared to France
Our Gair, who art in Texas,
Paw Paw be thy Name....
My friends are thirsty


You never see a motorcycle parked outside a Psychiatrist office:biker:


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineJaRRn
Lost in Space
Male User Gallery

Registered: 05/21/04
Posts: 1,155
Loc: Standing on the Cosmic Sh...
Last seen: 6 months, 26 days
Re: more spores = faster inoculation? [Re: thelittlenemo]
    #2909560 - 07/20/04 08:03 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

The one syringe I made was so clear I thought I had nothing in there, yet @ 11 days my Jars are flying along. Better to have right temps and shit than more spores.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineIAmTheWalrus212
LIL WEEZY
Male User Gallery

Registered: 07/21/03
Posts: 5,918
Loc: ?
Last seen: 6 years, 4 months
Re: more spores = faster inoculation? [Re: JaRRn]
    #2909618 - 07/20/04 08:20 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

Someone on the board (I think) once compared this to planting about 20 plant seeds into one hole. It's pretty much useless.


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


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineMiscusi
Upstate Chillin'
Male User Gallery

Folding@home Statistics
Registered: 07/02/04
Posts: 2,380
Loc: Canadas eh? Flag
Last seen: 6 months, 18 days
Re: more spores = faster inoculation? [Re: IAmTheWalrus212]
    #2909627 - 07/20/04 08:22 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

Quote:

IAmTheWalrus212 said:
Someone on the board (I think) once compared this to planting about 20 plant seeds into one hole. It's pretty much useless.




LOL I fully agree.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleFucknuckle
Dog Lover

Registered: 04/24/04
Posts: 6,762
Re: more spores = faster inoculation? [Re: hyphae]
    #2909639 - 07/20/04 08:25 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

I agree. I found that less spores gives a slower start but you do get stronger fruiting myc. and after a week things get going fast anyway.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinethelittlenemo
Stranger
Registered: 06/11/04
Posts: 22
Last seen: 13 years, 22 days
Re: more spores = faster inoculation? [Re: Fucknuckle]
    #2910007 - 07/20/04 09:59 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

hey, thanks everyone. that definitely changes how i'll be doing my syringes tonight.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinehyphae
born to grow
 User Gallery

Registered: 12/13/02
Posts: 6,228
Loc: the rain forests
Last seen: 6 years, 4 months
Trusted Cultivator
Re: more spores = faster inoculation? [Re: Fucknuckle]
    #2912876 - 07/21/04 05:50 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

Quote:

Fucknuckle said:
I agree. I found that less spores gives a slower start but you do get  stronger fruiting myc. and after a week things get going fast anyway.



Exactly! Btw way darker syringes DO colonize quicker. :wink:


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

Shop: Original Seeds Store Cannabis Seeds   Amazon ½ Pint Jars

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* More spores = Faster colonization ? Nephlyte 3,590 13 12/27/05 06:05 PM
by BigGirlLover
* Fresh spores to inoculation, what must be done? Necco 1,237 10 10/06/05 09:44 AM
by Shdwstr
* Proof that more spores=faster colonization?
Colonel Kurtz Ph.D
2,641 17 09/11/05 02:51 AM
by Magash
* More spores faster colonization? Fizikz 890 7 01/30/09 04:33 PM
by German Kahuna
* What can I do with 0.5cc of spores in a syringe tekramrepus 2,117 14 09/06/02 02:26 AM
by francisco
* More Spores=Faster Colonization ??????? *DELETED* PsyllyMe 1,570 19 08/01/04 11:48 PM
by Brokage420
* older spores faster mycelium growth? skankmaster 606 3 02/07/08 01:16 PM
by Fahkface
* newbie question about sporepint inoculation. Michokis_Long 1,065 14 02/08/04 05:28 PM
by Anno

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, RogerRabbit, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, cronicr, PussyFart, Tmethyl, Pastywhyte, bodhisatta
1,025 topic views. 32 members, 119 guests and 35 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
SoulSpeciosa Kratom
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.035 seconds spending 0.006 seconds on 19 queries.