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Offlineces420
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birdseed question
    #374379 - 08/19/01 01:20 AM (22 years, 6 months ago)

when using birdseed is it ok to just use tape on the jars, or is polyfil a must?



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Re: birdseed question [Re: ces420]
    #374551 - 08/19/01 11:24 AM (22 years, 6 months ago)

Just regular tan scotch tape works fine.

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Re: birdseed question [Re: ces420]
    #374552 - 08/19/01 11:24 AM (22 years, 6 months ago)

Just regular tan masking tape works fine.

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Re: birdseed question [Re: ces420]
    #374596 - 08/19/01 03:01 PM (22 years, 6 months ago)

I would recommend polyfill or filter discs.

Birdseed and almost any grain produce lots of O2. And if there's no filter on your lid. Well, your birdseed will still colonize but if it stalls, that means that the O2 build up is greater than the oxygen needed for the mycelium to grow.

So, you can do either, but if you use some type of filter you'll get a fully colonized jar in under 10 days as compared to jars with no gas exchange in about a month:)

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Re: birdseed question [Re: Lana]
    #374680 - 08/19/01 05:20 PM (22 years, 6 months ago)

You mean CO2.



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Re: birdseed question [Re: Azure]
    #374688 - 08/19/01 05:43 PM (22 years, 6 months ago)

haha... right:) Oxygen, Carbon Dioxide...whats the real difference besides a few molecules:) LOL

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Re: birdseed question [Re: Lana]
    #374760 - 08/19/01 08:11 PM (22 years, 6 months ago)

a simple way to get rid of Co2 is to take the tape off the holes!!!! if you are using quart jars i dont know if this "method" will work, but it worked for me on 1/2 pints. colonized in 13 days i think?

how do you expect people to watch the brady bunch without any lsd?


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Re: birdseed question [Re: Lana]
    #374764 - 08/19/01 08:21 PM (22 years, 6 months ago)

awwwww atuke love lana zug zug.what move was it .and as for the bird seed dam the liter jars i put h202 in got infected .and the ones with none did not go figure.just my luck.and even had filter diskes on them.got to get that flow hood working.sorry am babbling again:-)



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Re: birdseed question [Re: trollhunter]
    #374778 - 08/19/01 08:41 PM (22 years, 6 months ago)

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