Home | Community | Message Board


Everything Mushrooms
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!

Shop: Original Seeds Store Buy Cannabis Seeds, Buy CBD   Amazon Vermiculite

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlinemahookah
journeyman
Registered: 08/07/01
Posts: 74
Loc: NV
Last seen: 16 years, 5 months
should I pick them all?
    #394137 - 09/14/01 11:23 AM (16 years, 7 months ago)

Today I am harvesting a foaf's cases for him. There are alot of nice sized shrooms but tons more medium sized ones and very small ones. Should I just pick them all, cover in moist verm and put in a dark place for a week? Or will the small ones still continue to grow and produce mycelium over the next couple of days. It seems to me that tearing all the big ones out along with some small ones, substantial damage is being done to the mycellium. I waited until the biggest ones started dropping spores and then I figured I couldent wait any longer. I have done alot of reading, but this is my first time and I'm kinda pressed for time to make a decision. Otherwise I would have looked up the answer in the archives somewhere. Thanx.



Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineBeppoMarx
old hand
Registered: 09/01/01
Posts: 1,126
Last seen: 13 years, 23 days
Re: should I pick them all? [Re: mahookah]
    #394163 - 09/14/01 11:49 AM (16 years, 7 months ago)

pick the ones that are full grown- definitely. also, pick the ones that look like the veil would break today or tomorrow; but leave the ones that still look like big primordia (pins). but dont pull them out, i dont know what strain youre doing but just take a flame/peroxide steril knife and chop off the big ones as close to the base as possible, without ripping up the myc. mist heavily with water to get the second flush moving and youre set. eat a few too :)



--------------------
Holy shit people; COMMON SENSE! we were all born with it where did it go?
maybe theres a tek out there to explain how to use it!
BUCKETS BRIGADE left hand man!!!


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

Shop: Original Seeds Store Buy Cannabis Seeds, Buy CBD   Amazon Vermiculite

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Picking mushrooms from a myco grow-bag... greenlight 679 2 05/12/02 01:55 PM
by EaTmEKiDs
* when to pick& cake fell down couldnt get up patzee 1,028 4 06/15/01 08:07 PM
by MNmyc
* Can I add certain % Peroxide to substrate mix? Numba9 4,738 5 08/23/01 11:31 AM
by shellacct
* Re: What do primordia look like?
( 1 2 all )
sean123 2,908 22 01/11/00 07:29 PM
by Anonymous
* Primordia still hanging around goolag 832 4 06/05/02 05:26 AM
by Aithin
* Is Indirect Light Needed For Primordia To Grow? Teknion 1,683 3 03/23/03 05:58 AM
by dog
* water/ hydrogen peroxide ratio pj541 3,951 5 07/14/01 04:00 PM
by Billyblastoff
* I'm sorry, I suck at searching: Bruised primordia Ayrios 530 6 01/05/03 11:20 AM
by SomeMycologist

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Roadkill, Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, RogerRabbit, Citric, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, cronicr, PussyFart, Tmethyl, Pastywhyte, bodhisatta
498 topic views. 33 members, 121 guests and 42 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
High Mountain Compost
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.024 seconds spending 0.006 seconds on 19 queries.