Home | Community | Message Board


Zamnesia.com
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!

Amazon Shop for: ½ Pint Jars

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Invisiblewynzlo
Stranger

Registered: 12/28/04
Posts: 35
Loc: Toronto
Color of karo liquid
    #4105917 - 04/28/05 06:47 AM (11 years, 10 months ago)

I bought a bottle of light karo syrup way back and managed to make lots of liquid culture that lead to tons of spawn jars. The syrup itself was clear and I remember the 1/2 jars I used as being clear also, even after pc'ing.

I used the same bottle of karo recently and the jars are yellow after pc'ing. There is little or no growth in the jars after weeks (and they've been incubated at proper temps).

Does it sound like the karo carmelized in the jars? Am I'm running the stove too hot or something?


--------------------
Note: This post is entirely false. The author of this post is a delusional schizophrenic living in a fantasy world and the fantastical information within the post is a direct result of excess exposure to cable television.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleRoadkill
Retired Shroomery Mod
Male User Gallery

Registered: 12/11/01
Posts: 22,598
Loc: Snoqualmie, Wa.
Trusted Cultivator
Re: Color of karo liquid [Re: wynzlo]
    #4106042 - 04/28/05 09:26 AM (11 years, 10 months ago)

I'm not sure what you did wrong.

try this...I use karo light too.

4cc's karo light
96cc's of warm water.
stirr it up really good.
put a marble into the jar...to break up the mycelium later.
put your lid on.
pressure cook it for 30 mins at 15 psi, or 45 at 10 psi.
after you are done pressure cooking the jar...let it cool down.
after it has cooled down inoculate with 1cc or 2cc's...from your spore syringe.
swirl the jar around a little to mix the spores into the karo water.
then put into your incubator...81 to 84 degrees F.

the jar will come out looking like this when it is colonized.


the jar in the picture is a tall 1/2 pint with 8cc's of light karo and 192cc's of water.

if your using larger jars...just multiply the ratio.

good luck!~


--------------------
Laterz, Road

Who the hell you callin crazy?
You wouldn't know what crazy was if Charles Manson was eating froot loops on your front porch!


Brainiac said:
PM the names with on there names, that means they have mushrooms for sale.



Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinecubicidal
Stranger
Registered: 03/23/05
Posts: 217
Last seen: 4 years, 11 months
Re: Color of karo liquid [Re: Roadkill]
    #4107164 - 04/28/05 03:36 PM (11 years, 10 months ago)

Yea, it carmelized. PC for less time.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinedjsage420
aka DJQBNSIS
 User Gallery

Registered: 02/15/05
Posts: 869
Loc: Panhandle
Last seen: 11 years, 9 days
Re: Color of karo liquid [Re: cubicidal]
    #4107215 - 04/28/05 03:53 PM (11 years, 10 months ago)

i'm using a different brand of syrup that has a yellowish tint to it, I decided to get this because it had half of the sodium in it, from what I understand salt is bad for fungus growth, is this going to work or what anyone else out there use different brands of syrup?


--------------------
If you put your head to the grass, you can hear it growing


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

Amazon Shop for: ½ Pint Jars

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Snapple/Karo Liquid culture guide
( 1 2 all )
galadar 7,899 31 02/19/08 01:39 AM
by bmiles
* normal for karo(clear) syrup to turn yellow? xaxphaanes 610 3 11/21/05 08:21 AM
by gotyerback
* Karo Liquid Culture (LC) NumberThree 2,072 2 02/18/06 03:22 PM
by NumberThree
* Honey Vs. Karo Liquid Culture (LC) - My opinions. A few questions too!
( 1 2 all )
mushroomhunter10 9,190 31 12/07/12 10:18 PM
by DJ Lance
* Karo Liquid Culture Percentages BallsDeep 541 1 10/22/06 01:03 AM
by funnyfeeling
* GUNK IN LIQUID CULTURE
( 1 2 all )
agar 3,751 20 03/29/05 07:24 AM
by Sbealzebub
* LC - karo syrup with vanilla? gnarfbuckle 495 3 07/07/09 08:50 PM
by gnarfbuckle
* I AM IMPRESSED WITH LIQUID CULTURE djsage420 1,891 15 04/02/05 07:28 PM
by agar

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, Prisoner#1, RogerRabbit, Citric, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, EvilMushroom666, cronicr, PussyFart, Tmethyl
527 topic views. 15 members, 82 guests and 48 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Lil Shop Of Spores
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.021 seconds spending 0.002 seconds on 14 queries.