Home | Community | Message Board


Lil Shop Of Spores
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: ½ Pint Jars, Rye Grain, Vermiculite

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlinekaky711
Stranger
Registered: 08/23/04
Posts: 44
Last seen: 9 years, 4 months
unexpected growth
    #3040423 - 08/23/04 07:17 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

I took out the jars I used last time, and cleaned them all with dishwasher detergent. I then filled them using PF tek (whole rye grain + vermiculite). I didnt have time to steralize right then, and i left for about 24 hrs. When I got back, to my suprise every jar was filling up with mycelenium growth. It looked a bit different than usual, there was alot of pins, and long stringy mycelenium as opposed to the fluffy looking stuff that usually forms.

I decided to steralize them anyway, figuring it will kill the current growth and I would start fresh. I did this and when they came out, all the old growth was still visible but its a dead looking brown color. I then inoculated them all w/a syringe.

Im just wondering if the dead growth will affect my cakes in any way?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisiblezdm
Baby eater

Registered: 08/01/04
Posts: 457
Re: unexpected growth [Re: kaky711]
    #3040431 - 08/23/04 07:20 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

whoa damnit i did that but then i used rubbing ach wonder if it was mushies or contam


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


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offline4hodmt
AspiringMycologist

Registered: 04/06/04
Posts: 759
Last seen: 2 years, 6 months
Re: unexpected growth [Re: kaky711]
    #3040495 - 08/23/04 07:41 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

did u put spores int he cakes? or did mycellinium magically pop up?


--------------------
all posts made by 4hodmt are entirely ficticious. the user 4hodmt has noa ffiliation with any company, or organization; any endorsements made by 4hodmt are to be considered a joke. any similarity between a person (or story) 4hodmt is talking about is entirely happenstance. 4hodmt is not to be taken seriously under any circumstance. furthermore, he does not know what he is talking about. Please ignore anything 4hodmt has to say.


_______

"Trust me, I'm from the future.


Actually I'm not from the future, but I did lived there for a while."

- Baby Hitler


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinekaky711
Stranger
Registered: 08/23/04
Posts: 44
Last seen: 9 years, 4 months
Re: unexpected growth [Re: 4hodmt]
    #3040549 - 08/23/04 07:50 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

magically popped up. This dishwater detergent may not be anti-bacterial is my only guess.

This stuff def didnt look like contamination, it was white strands with alot of long skinny pins.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineMad_Hatter2004
Surfista Amigo
Male User Gallery

Registered: 06/19/04
Posts: 2,298
Loc: Somewhere in teh Northern... Flag
Last seen: 5 years, 5 months
Re: unexpected growth [Re: kaky711]
    #3040570 - 08/23/04 07:55 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

In a matter of hours?....I don't think so....you got pics to prove it?


--------------------
7 days without waves makes one weak!


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinekaky711
Stranger
Registered: 08/23/04
Posts: 44
Last seen: 9 years, 4 months
Re: unexpected growth [Re: Mad_Hatter2004]
    #3040606 - 08/23/04 08:05 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

read my post carefully. It took about 24 hours, and yes I do have pics. I steralized every jar except one, I wanted to see how it will end up. Ill upload pics in a few minutes.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinekaky711
Stranger
Registered: 08/23/04
Posts: 44
Last seen: 9 years, 4 months
Re: unexpected growth [Re: Mad_Hatter2004]
    #3040675 - 08/23/04 08:26 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)






Sorry pics are crappy, I took them with my cellphone camera. the mycelenium growth is spread evenly in this manner all around the jar. The pic is 24hrs after I filled the jar with substrate. I didnt sterilize, and I didnt inoculate. Notice how stringy it looks. Any ideas?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinebudro1
journeyman
Registered: 08/05/04
Posts: 76
Last seen: 12 years, 3 months
Re: unexpected growth [Re: kaky711]
    #3040698 - 08/23/04 08:36 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

w/pins?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineVesicaP
Get ER Done

Registered: 07/06/04
Posts: 43
Loc: Here and Now
Last seen: 11 years, 3 days
Re: unexpected growth [Re: budro1]
    #3040847 - 08/23/04 09:10 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

Looks like there is a whole cake in that jar...Did you forget to take the old cake out before you washed the jar? haha

Doesn't look real.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinekaky711
Stranger
Registered: 08/23/04
Posts: 44
Last seen: 9 years, 4 months
Re: unexpected growth [Re: VesicaP]
    #3041055 - 08/23/04 09:41 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

I had old cakes in there, and I never washed the jars after it was done about 8 months ago. When I pulled the jars out, it has little pieces of mycelinium still left over on the sides of the glass. I washed every single one of them tediously though with 'Ultra Joy Concentrated Dishwasher liquid'. It doesnt say "anti-bacterial" that I can see on the bottle. It just amazes me that so much happened in 24hrs, and not to just 1 jar, to all twelve.

I cooked 11 of the jars to sterolize them, because I was afraid if I didnt, they would all eventually go bad. I kept one of the jars as it was though, just to see how it would end up. The ones I cooked, all the white strands turned brown. This shouldnt affect my little project should it?

And yes, there is TONS of pins, thats what makes it look different from the times Ivce done this before. Long stringy stems with little dots for caps.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinecisole
Master of the Beer Bong

Registered: 08/20/04
Posts: 2,283
Loc: NM
Last seen: 4 years, 9 months
Re: unexpected growth [Re: kaky711]
    #3041139 - 08/23/04 09:55 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

that is a nasty fungus that will not benefit your project, I am trying to find the link for that particular fungus to show you, I will post it as soon as I find it again....

the way you describe it is just like the pictures of the fungus that I saw, it grows extremely rapidly and has super tiny stems with tiny dots for pins


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinekaky711
Stranger
Registered: 08/23/04
Posts: 44
Last seen: 9 years, 4 months
Re: unexpected growth [Re: cisole]
    #3041153 - 08/23/04 10:00 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

hmm, is it bad?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleShmoppy McGillicuddy
EmpathicSociopath
 User Gallery

Registered: 01/29/03
Posts: 4,144
Loc: Oceania
Re: unexpected growth [Re: kaky711]
    #3041191 - 08/23/04 10:09 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

Hah, those strings are the germinated rye. I've had that happen when I let rye seed soak too long.


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


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Anonymous

Re: unexpected growth [Re: kaky711]
    #3041226 - 08/23/04 10:17 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

24 hours? huh. why waste the time of this forum with you contams. Dump that shit out and try again! Or better yet, eat it!

:machinegun:  :lurker: :murder:


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinekaky711
Stranger
Registered: 08/23/04
Posts: 44
Last seen: 9 years, 4 months
Re: unexpected growth [Re: ]
    #3042485 - 08/24/04 03:16 AM (12 years, 3 months ago)

I wanted to know if the ones I boiled and inoculated will be ok?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinecisole
Master of the Beer Bong

Registered: 08/20/04
Posts: 2,283
Loc: NM
Last seen: 4 years, 9 months
Re: unexpected growth [Re: kaky711]
    #3042528 - 08/24/04 03:30 AM (12 years, 3 months ago)

theoretically i would say they would be fine, but then again you never know...

Personally I wouldnt have inoculated them, hope it turns out ok


--------------------
is it life that keeps us going, or us that keeps life going?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineKaptKid
Spaced Pirate
Male User Gallery

Registered: 12/11/03
Posts: 6,247
Loc: Bright Side of the Sun
Last seen: 1 day, 14 hours
Re: unexpected growth [Re: kaky711]
    #3042910 - 08/24/04 07:11 AM (12 years, 3 months ago)

:rotfl: :rotfl: :rotfl: :rotfl: :rotfl:
:3stooges: :shrug: :bitch: :bitch: :blah: :blah: :blah: :blah:
:chainsaw: :chainsaw: :badcomputer: :turtle: :turtle: :turtle:
:chainsaw: :drumming: :drumming: :drumming: :egg: :idea: :hook:
:jesus: :jesus: :jesus: :laser:


:captain:


--------------------
Child of the 60's, Tripping ever since.


:sun:


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinekaky711
Stranger
Registered: 08/23/04
Posts: 44
Last seen: 9 years, 4 months
Re: unexpected growth [Re: KaptKid]
    #3051806 - 08/26/04 04:05 AM (12 years, 3 months ago)

huh


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinecurious4
member
Registered: 08/05/04
Posts: 165
Last seen: 11 years, 22 days
Re: unexpected growth [Re: kaky711]
    #3052274 - 08/26/04 08:51 AM (12 years, 3 months ago)

those are roots lol.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinehawksapprentice
Yearns to Snowboard
 User Gallery

Registered: 06/06/03
Posts: 3,193
Loc: Oregon
Last seen: 2 months, 25 days
Re: unexpected growth [Re: kaky711]
    #3052298 - 08/26/04 09:00 AM (12 years, 3 months ago)

did you simmer your grains before putting in the jar??? And that isnt really PF tek btw.


--------------------
"I celebrate the Earth, my home, my mother, my grave, and as long as men are Man they must, if they would preserve the integrated being, do the same---[and preserve]--this rank casual hungry smelly sweaty lusting transitory body, my oozy pulpy liquid-bag-swollen body, bones, blood, hair glands, my bejeweled sex; I love and celebrate it all.  never to let men forget that they are animals as much as gods---that is one thing I shall say."

  Edward Abbey


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

Amazon Shop for: ½ Pint Jars, Rye Grain, Vermiculite

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* unexpected growth insanity_420 561 5 10/21/04 11:58 PM
by insanity_420
* Mycelenium Cakes Fuffy cotton looking?? straightbangin 1,028 13 07/22/02 08:17 AM
by frank_grimes
* Dishwasher Sterilization Technique djcontra 1,450 5 01/19/03 06:19 AM
by Krayzie
* Dishwasher Disinfection
( 1 2 all )
ghostcook 1,858 28 01/16/04 08:32 AM
by ghostcook
* dishwasher pasteurization
( 1 2 all )
resptodd 2,156 22 02/22/08 07:29 PM
by FooMan
* Liquid Growth Media (malt)
( 1 2 all )
donkey102 1,589 20 02/02/06 08:32 PM
by _OttO_
* Dishwasher Terrarium. PDU 913 13 09/30/05 11:18 PM
by X24
* Steralizing with a dishwasher?? chris999 535 5 04/11/06 05:50 PM
by MerchantP

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
870 topic views. 7 members, 39 guests and 26 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Everything Mushrooms
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2016 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.06 seconds spending 0.007 seconds on 14 queries.