Home | Community | Message Board


Crestline Sales - MycoPath
Please support our sponsors.

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Contamination Forum

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!

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlinerecalcitrant
My Own God

Registered: 04/20/02
Posts: 2,927
Loc: Canada West
Last seen: 8 months, 10 days
Contaminated Mushrooms? Whodathunkit
    #3721063 - 02/02/05 09:57 PM (11 years, 11 months ago)

Hia. I don't frequent this forum. If this is a common question that get's "search" shouts, feel free. I did a superficial search and found nothing.

On to tha question:

I want to know if you can take a mushroom and analyze it for toxins or contaminants. That is, if a cake/casing has a contaminant (visible or not) and the byproducts, or toxins, or whatever is so bad about contaminants are being spread throughout the mycelial network (including the fruitbodies,) is it possible to take the mushroom and find those toxins in it; thus warding off consumption.

Not to be rude, but if you don't understand what it is that I'm asking, please don't bother replying with a "you shouldn'ts eats mushrooms froms contaminateds cakeses."
Thanks.

I imagine a serious lab would be able to break down the mushrooms and find out just exactly what, and how much, is present, but I won't be visiting any serious labs anytime soon.


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

We have to answer our own prayers


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineSunshinePounder
The Girl withthe Sun in HerEyes

Registered: 11/19/04
Posts: 288
Loc: Peace Man!
Last seen: 7 years, 4 months
Re: Contaminated Mushrooms? Whodathunkit [Re: recalcitrant]
    #3729514 - 02/04/05 11:09 AM (11 years, 11 months ago)

I've wondered this myself, but have not researched it.

:peace:


--------------------
My [url=www.http://tinyurl.com/6valr target=_blank]Unitarian Jihad Name[/url] is: Sister Claymore of The Short Path
Get yours

If I was the sun, I'd look for the shade~Liberty

Baby I love you, and you love me. Let's love each other to eternity~


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineMAIA
World-BridgerKartikeya (DftS)
Male User Gallery

Registered: 04/27/01
Posts: 7,275
Loc: Erra - 20 Tauri - M45 Sta...
Last seen: 7 months, 22 days
Re: Contaminated Mushrooms? Whodathunkit [Re: SunshinePounder]
    #3744279 - 02/07/05 06:56 AM (11 years, 11 months ago)

Toxin inspection is possible but i think it would be way too expensive. Only specialized laboratories are able to perform such task.

MAIA


--------------------
Spiritual being, living a human experience ... The Shroomery Mandala



Use, do not abuse; neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.
Voltaire


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinescatmanrav
Brainy Smurf

Registered: 05/08/04
Posts: 11,483
Loc: Flag
Last seen: 4 years, 18 days
Trusted Cultivator
Re: Contaminated Mushrooms? Whodathunkit [Re: MAIA]
    #3748218 - 02/07/05 11:59 PM (11 years, 11 months ago)

You shouldntz bez eatinz thingz from contaminateded cakeses.

J/P man, sorry, nothing benificial to add :smile:


--------------------
"life is like a drop of rain getting closer and closer to falling into a lake, and then when you hit the lake there is no more rain drop, only the lake."

Growing with bags, start to finish (including my new grain and substrate prep)
Anyone looking to start bulk tubs/mono tubs/shotgun hybrids? Good tubs to use..
How I do grain (old still good tips)
Turn your closet into a fruiting chamber
Casing layer colonization and overlay


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

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Contamination Forum

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* spores from contaminated mushrooms? shroomster101 1,295 2 04/29/07 10:24 PM
by RogerRabbit
* Is it true a contaminated mushroom will kill you after tripping? AtomicShroom98 3,825 9 12/31/06 02:26 PM
by Brainiac
* Contamination or just aging cakes? mikey420 635 4 06/25/03 03:24 PM
by MAIA
* Sporeprint from a contaminated mushroom tomldp 878 2 10/10/01 11:40 AM
by shellacct
* weird mushroom on my cake jape 728 3 05/06/07 01:18 AM
by fishmael
* Weird looking purple/pink "contamination" what am I looking at? 3rd Casing has it now! andrewss 3,044 11 04/23/08 07:03 PM
by Tomandjerry58
* Triumph over contamination! Apis 1,123 10 02/02/07 02:42 AM
by RogerRabbit
* Safe to eat mushrooms off of a cake with green mold? adoseofparn0z 23,383 16 05/04/15 11:28 PM
by TakeSomeTime

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: RogerRabbit, cronicr, Tmethyl, Pastywhyte
1,340 topic views. 0 members, 1 guests and 2 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:

Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.03 seconds spending 0.005 seconds on 14 queries.