Home | Community | Message Board


MushroomCube.com
Please support our sponsors.

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Advanced Mycology

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!

Original Seeds Store Shop: Buy Cannabis Seeds, Buy CBD

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
InvisibleMikeO
Stranger

Registered: 08/07/01
Posts: 22
Pasteurize or Sterilize?
    #368425 - 08/08/01 12:48 AM (16 years, 9 months ago)

After reading a million teks and trying both ways myself, I am still as confused as hell about this question. There are people who swear by both methods.

Which is best for Straw and 50/50 casing?

MikeO

Edited by MikeO on 08/08/01 11:40 AM.



Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisibledimitri211
Carpal Tunnel
Registered: 04/27/01
Posts: 2,248
Re: Pasteurize or Sterilize? [Re: MikeO]
    #368431 - 08/08/01 01:03 AM (16 years, 9 months ago)

Pasturize it

drbluethumb@shroomery.org
http://www.shroomery.org/bluethumb/full.html

www.thehawkseye.com
Sacred Mushroom Spores
----------------------------------------------
Check out Lil' Shop of Spores


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleMikeO
Stranger

Registered: 08/07/01
Posts: 22
Re: Pasteurize or Sterilize? [Re: dimitri211]
    #368703 - 08/08/01 12:48 PM (16 years, 9 months ago)

but WHY? I am more interested in personal experience with both methods.

I know that complete sterilization can invite contams or result in bacterial mayhem, but some swear it is the way to go. I also know that pasteurization makes straw more selective for fungi and that beneficial microbes are left over.

What method works best or worse for you and why? Let's hear it...

MikeO



Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinejonnyshaggs420
Pooh-Bah

Registered: 08/09/00
Posts: 1,965
Loc: Mid-West
Last seen: 12 years, 7 months
Re: Pasteurize or Sterilize? [Re: MikeO]
    #368750 - 08/08/01 02:51 PM (16 years, 9 months ago)

Pasteruize the straw (less contams) Usually sterilize compost, because pasteurizing in a pot of water leaches too many nutrients. Although right now I'm trying just leaving compost unsterilized or pasteurized, just spraying it with peroxide to get the right moisture content. So far lots of mycelium and no contamination.



Novelty


--------------------
Vote Jonnyshaggs in the next election for GOD...Its the responsible choice


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

Original Seeds Store Shop: Buy Cannabis Seeds, Buy CBD

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Advanced Mycology

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Results pasteurized/sterilized dung verticalclone 1,659 6 12/19/01 01:01 AM
by Champion des Champignons
* Re: Anything Wrong With Sterilizing Compost? Ripper 810 2 05/18/00 06:56 PM
by Anonymous
* Bulk Pasteurization help?
( 1 2 3 all )
jelsert 3,706 41 11/14/02 08:45 PM
by Shaw
* Organic Composts for Pan. Cyans.
( 1 2 all )
Boppity604 4,092 29 10/14/02 01:44 PM
by comario2
* Dr Rush Wayne's Peroxide sterilisation process .. !!! InfiniteAdam 3,640 12 11/17/03 03:03 PM
by mycofile
* pan cyans - sterilized or pasteurized? Raadt 1,064 6 10/10/02 10:54 PM
by bowling-name
* Sterilize substrate better than pastuerize? megalomando 1,960 7 03/04/04 07:37 PM
by viscid
* unsterilized casing?
( 1 2 all )
amyloid 2,190 21 02/05/04 03:20 AM
by rootkey

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: RogerRabbit, bodhisatta
700 topic views. 0 members, 1 guests and 0 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Vesp.co, Inc.
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.03 seconds spending 0.009 seconds on 19 queries.