Home | Community | Message Board


Magic-Mushrooms-Shop.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!

Shop: Original Seeds Store Buy Cannabis Seeds, Buy CBD   Amazon ½ Pint Jars

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
InvisibleGluckon
From the Crypt

Registered: 09/15/04
Posts: 129
Wierd smell?
    #3290711 - 10/28/04 07:45 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

About three days ago I birthed 8 cakes, two of which I made casings out of. Well somehow today one of my two casing fell over shaking it up a little bit. I decided to take of the lid to make sure everything was ok and I noticed a strange odor (not like mushroom). It doesn't smell sour but almost sweet, sorta like hand soap would smell. Just to make sure I opened the second casing to verify and there was just a slight hint of mushroom, and some myc pokin out :smile:.

My question is this, is that casing ok or is that smell a bad sign? If its not good I'm kinda glad it fell over :smile:


Edited by Gluckon (10/28/04 08:09 PM)


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisiblePrisoner#1
Even Dumber ThanAdvertized!
 User Gallery

Registered: 01/22/03
Posts: 193,665
Loc: Pvt. Pubfag NutSuck
Trusted Cultivator
Re: Wierd smell? [Re: Gluckon]
    #3291260 - 10/28/04 10:24 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

it most likely is a bacterial contam... try fruiting them in a seperate area
and see what happens... dont mind me, I'm a contam grower...


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineZeroArmy27
I didn't go to work for a month.
 Arcade Champion: Asteroids 2000

Registered: 09/01/04
Posts: 1,169
Loc: Middle of nowhere
Last seen: 1 month, 20 days
Re: Wierd smell? [Re: Prisoner#1]
    #3291395 - 10/28/04 11:02 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

weird smell = contam 99.9% of the time. sometimes the mycelium will overcome the contaminate, but don't risk your other casings/cakes and move it to another fruiting chamber if you want to risk it. I've had a casing fight against the meanie greenie and win, as well as bread mold. it's all up to you if you want to give that casing the TLC and try to help it overcome or if you'd rather just throw it out and start over.

props to you prisoner for playing doctor to your casings as well.


--------------------
"a monkey would fuck you up if you tried to put it in a autoclave" - Psychoslut

"it's not like the admins and mods are a tight-knit group of hippies that spend their life together in a log cabin tie-dying shirts and stringing beads inbetween bonghits." - Wiccan_Seeker


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineJ4S0N
human
 User Gallery

Registered: 07/29/04
Posts: 284
Last seen: 9 years, 9 months
Re: Wierd smell? [Re: ZeroArmy27]
    #3291504 - 10/28/04 11:28 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

Is it ok to eat mushrooms that grew from a casing that was previously contaminated with bacteria?


--------------------
"The Central Intelligence Agency owns everyone of any significance in the major media." ~ William Colby, Former Director, CIA


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineZeroArmy27
I didn't go to work for a month.
 Arcade Champion: Asteroids 2000

Registered: 09/01/04
Posts: 1,169
Loc: Middle of nowhere
Last seen: 1 month, 20 days
Re: Wierd smell? [Re: J4S0N]
    #3291592 - 10/28/04 11:46 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

alright. i'd never advise someone to eat mushrooms off of a contaminated casing seeing as some contaminates can make you sick (IE - pooing and puking repeatedly after you eat the mushrooms... bad trip) or kill you.

i have, however, eaten mushrooms off of a casing where i fought off green mold with a little surgery and some salt. i've also seen mycelium take over a bit of bacterial contam in a jar and not had a problem with it yet.


--------------------
"a monkey would fuck you up if you tried to put it in a autoclave" - Psychoslut

"it's not like the admins and mods are a tight-knit group of hippies that spend their life together in a log cabin tie-dying shirts and stringing beads inbetween bonghits." - Wiccan_Seeker


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

Shop: Original Seeds Store Buy Cannabis Seeds, Buy CBD   Amazon ½ Pint Jars

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Smelling for contamination *DELETED* synic 975 2 07/10/02 03:49 PM
by goolag
* Overcome contamination/safe? DiscoveredShelf 561 1 12/08/02 02:10 PM
by rhizo
* Re: Will skunky smelling perlite contaminate my cakes? Anonymous 684 3 07/14/00 02:59 PM
by Anonymous
* the smell baltazar 682 4 04/10/04 07:00 PM
by baltazar
* Casing Smells wierd ESanceOfCyan 663 5 10/07/05 12:36 AM
by ESanceOfCyan
* Worried about Contamination MilhouseT1 949 16 02/24/02 01:56 PM
by MilhouseT1
* Re: Smell question kbone 574 4 04/06/00 09:31 AM
by Anonymous
* smell of mushrooms stara 549 3 08/26/03 04:29 AM
by acidhead1279

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
464 topic views. 34 members, 119 guests and 12 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Mushrooms.com
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.025 seconds spending 0.008 seconds on 19 queries.