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Darkening Caps
    #373035 - 08/16/01 02:06 PM (16 years, 6 months ago)

Hello. My fruits start off well, but then, before getting very large, their caps darken, look a bit slick, and they get no larger. Is this a humidity problem? Fresh air problem? Cake exhaustion (they are on their 2nd flush after dunking)? Please help! Any remedy appreciated. Kit

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Re: Darkening Caps [Re: KitMarlowe]
    #373212 - 08/16/01 07:43 PM (16 years, 6 months ago)

Yes, if there's a slick look to the caps, then there's too much moisture. Remember to lower humidity for healthy growth of fruitbodies--no higher than 92% for casings and 95% for cakes. Fan more and if you don't have one already, get a humidity gauge (a hygrometer).

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