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green mold, cut the top, bottom off used middle,ok
    #3226951 - 10/07/04 12:53 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

I noticed a green speck growing on the top of my casing earlier this week. I cut it out. The next day it was back. Well I moved it out of my fruiting chamber and put it in my incubator, and removed the green again. Sprayed with peroxide, so-on. Well for a couple days I did not see anything. Last night I looked at the sides and the bottom was green. This looks like it started and pretty much and stayed on the casing soil. Mircle grow. I took the casing out off the tray, and the whole bottom was covered in green spots. I cut the bottom off and the top off. Put the clean substrate in a new tray and recovered it this time with coco coir, and verm. I do not think it has much a chance. I did spray the substrate with bleach water before I cased it. Then put tin foil over it a put it in the fruiting chamber. I did notice that some of the substrate was sort of brownish white. I did not use any of this. Only the good stuff. What do you expert's think.

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Re: green mold, cut the top, bottom off used middl [Re: splifferd]
    #3232057 - 10/08/04 08:14 AM (13 years, 7 months ago)

Only time will tell, but if the contamination keeps showing up you won't have many chances to save it.
You could try a bleach dunk but don't expect much. Recurrent contaminations mean starting all over again on most cases.


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Re: green mold, cut the top, bottom off used middl [Re: MAIA]
    #3235852 - 10/09/04 08:46 AM (13 years, 7 months ago)

bleach will work

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