Home | Community | Message Board


World Seed Supply
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, Brown Rice Flour, Rye Grain, Wild Bird Seed

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlinelemon_lw
Stranger
 Arcade Champion: Rotation

Registered: 10/18/04
Posts: 3,622
Loc: That Way
Last seen: 9 years, 5 months
What do you guys think?
    #3352109 - 11/12/04 04:34 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

About a week ago i yanked 5 jars out of my incubator because they had an odd smell to them, similar to sour milk. and i put them in a shoe box to see what would happen, i like to see the molds and such to get familiar with them. so anyhow i open up the shoebox today to take a look and they seem perfectly normal and they have all started to grow mycelium, but alot slower then they would in the incubator. they still have that sour smell to them but everything looks fine, do you think it would be ok to transfer them back to my incubator or should i wait longer to see what happens.


--------------------
In the belly of the Leviathan, one can either despair and perish, or be cheerful and persevere.-Dean Koontz


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineNoodleSalad
umm...yeah

Registered: 10/25/04
Posts: 180
Last seen: 7 years, 10 months
Re: What do you guys think? [Re: lemon_lw]
    #3352140 - 11/12/04 04:41 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

I don't know much about contams, but it might be sour rot http://www.shroomery.org/index/par/23418. I wold leave them in the box until someone who knows more answers.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlineymhrswrider
Butthead

Registered: 08/04/04
Posts: 337
Last seen: 10 years, 2 months
Re: What do you guys think? [Re: lemon_lw]
    #3352145 - 11/12/04 04:42 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

I'd say junk them. It could be a fermentation smell you get going on. Either way, everything I've ever heard is that weird smells are bad. I had a couple of jars do the same thing your talking about. I tried washing them with h2o2 and water really well. No matter what I did I couldn't get them to grow right afterwards. Maybe someone else has had this and had better luck though.


--------------------
Flashbacks are God's way of saying, "This one's on me".


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisiblewoodzmun
listening tonature
Registered: 07/14/04
Posts: 341
Re: What do you guys think? [Re: lemon_lw]
    #3352148 - 11/12/04 04:43 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

I would wait that smell is bacterial contam most likely. Does the substrate look slimey or wet to you at all? Yeah like that link noodlesalad gave you that's what I was thinking I've seen it with WBS but not BRF.


Edited by woodzmun (11/12/04 04:45 PM)


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlineymhrswrider
Butthead

Registered: 08/04/04
Posts: 337
Last seen: 10 years, 2 months
Re: What do you guys think? [Re: woodzmun]
    #3352166 - 11/12/04 04:46 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

I just checked out the link. That was exactly what I had. It only pppoed up in the jars that I used rye flower with.


--------------------
Flashbacks are God's way of saying, "This one's on me".


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinelemon_lw
Stranger
 Arcade Champion: Rotation

Registered: 10/18/04
Posts: 3,622
Loc: That Way
Last seen: 9 years, 5 months
Re: What do you guys think? [Re: ymhrswrider]
    #3352209 - 11/12/04 04:54 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

in a minute ill try to post some pics, never done pics before so it might take a while


--------------------
In the belly of the Leviathan, one can either despair and perish, or be cheerful and persevere.-Dean Koontz


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinelemon_lw
Stranger
 Arcade Champion: Rotation

Registered: 10/18/04
Posts: 3,622
Loc: That Way
Last seen: 9 years, 5 months
Re: What do you guys think? [Re: lemon_lw]
    #3352259 - 11/12/04 05:03 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

alright my pics are to big, but ill tell you they really look perfectly normal. no signs of sour rot or nuthin. it has me confused also cause i thought they were gonners. but ill just make a makeshift incubator for them and see what happens


--------------------
In the belly of the Leviathan, one can either despair and perish, or be cheerful and persevere.-Dean Koontz


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinelemon_lw
Stranger
 Arcade Champion: Rotation

Registered: 10/18/04
Posts: 3,622
Loc: That Way
Last seen: 9 years, 5 months
Re: What do you guys think? [Re: lemon_lw]
    #3352949 - 11/12/04 07:20 PM (12 years, 3 months ago)

upon closer examination it does apear that 3 of them do have sour rot. my wife ended up pulling some jars that werent even smelly. good think they were in there seperate plastic bags.


--------------------
In the belly of the Leviathan, one can either despair and perish, or be cheerful and persevere.-Dean Koontz


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

Amazon Shop for: ½ Pint Jars, Brown Rice Flour, Rye Grain, Wild Bird Seed

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Shoebox incubator Jellynuts 802 5 08/02/04 04:56 PM
by Cole
* incubation chamber? liamtheloser 1,043 2 06/10/06 07:35 PM
by liamtheloser
* MakeShift Incubator!!!!!!! Anonymous 689 7 07/28/02 09:49 PM
by Darkmoon
* god dammit! fucking incubator might have killed my summer ;0( bob5 1,359 16 05/25/09 02:48 PM
by george castanza
* condensation during incubation, and heating problems SweetJimmyBrown 743 12 09/10/04 10:20 AM
by SweetJimmyBrown
* MakeShift Fruiting Chamber!!!!!!! Anonymous 1,488 11 07/31/02 09:33 PM
by Darkmoon
* How To Make An Incubator? foxracinfan567 1,575 13 10/02/05 07:45 PM
by HippieChick
* Substrate Incubation Question MushaHouse 624 7 02/11/06 09:44 PM
by Snaggletooth

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, Tmethyl
355 topic views. 16 members, 84 guests and 41 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Kratom Eye
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.035 seconds spending 0.003 seconds on 14 queries.