Home | Community | Message Board


Mycohaus
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: Vermiculite

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlinelove2cook
Stranger
Registered: 07/14/05
Posts: 47
Last seen: 12 years, 1 month
A few casing questions
    #4459688 - 07/27/05 12:30 PM (12 years, 9 months ago)

i did 3 casings on July 15th. 2 GT's and 1 BHT. the two GT's have both gotten 1 pin each finally. all 3 were cased using vermiculite only. 2 to 2.5 cakes were used for each casing. the top of the GT's very light grey but i wouldn't say it is white. the BHT on the other hand is still lagging behind. there is very little grey matter on the top. they are in a tub and are heated to about 81. shouldn't all 3 be showing more results? what should i do to jumpstart the BHT and are the GT's ready to start growing? any help is greatly appreciated


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinelove2cook
Stranger
Registered: 07/14/05
Posts: 47
Last seen: 12 years, 1 month
Re: A few casing questions [Re: love2cook]
    #4459705 - 07/27/05 12:33 PM (12 years, 9 months ago)

also i mist the casings and allow air exchange 2-3 times a day


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleGlassOnion
Stranger
Registered: 06/23/04
Posts: 282
Loc: Antartica
Re: A few casing questions [Re: love2cook]
    #4459712 - 07/27/05 12:34 PM (12 years, 9 months ago)

81 degrees is a bit high for fruiting, you talk as if you are incubating it still.. optimal temps are around 74degrees
Just leave the 3 casing its possible for it to take longer then average 10days to pin.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleGlassOnion
Stranger
Registered: 06/23/04
Posts: 282
Loc: Antartica
Re: A few casing questions [Re: GlassOnion]
    #4459725 - 07/27/05 12:36 PM (12 years, 9 months ago)

the difference in pinning time could be a result of it being a different strain.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineJellyRollMorton
Stranger Danger
Registered: 07/08/05
Posts: 116
Loc: Bobland
Last seen: 1 year, 1 month
Re: A few casing questions [Re: love2cook]
    #4459866 - 07/27/05 01:35 PM (12 years, 9 months ago)

Quote:

love2cook said:
... there is very little grey matter on the top ...




i know that the mycelium of trich is actually light grey and very wispy. it only turns green after it starts producing spores. It may not be pinning correctly because it could be contam'ed. this same kind of situation happened to me where i thought what was ontop of my casing was myc, the i had a slow, bad pinset and eventually found i was contam'ed. this doesn't mean you are, but i would keep an eye out for the mean green.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinelove2cook
Stranger
Registered: 07/14/05
Posts: 47
Last seen: 12 years, 1 month
Re: A few casing questions [Re: JellyRollMorton]
    #4461511 - 07/27/05 09:59 PM (12 years, 9 months ago)

ok thanks, i haven't noticed any green but i'll def. keep an eye out. anything else i can do?? i really want these flush nicely


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

Amazon Shop: Vermiculite

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Casing Question...cuz Im Dumb FOAF 1,235 4 06/28/01 01:09 PM
by aluminum_can
* All newbie casing questions answered within Hammerloaf 1,310 6 01/08/02 11:09 AM
by Hammerloaf
* Another casing question... Boppity604 929 9 05/18/02 09:48 PM
by Roadkill
* Newbie Casing Questions ciakol 758 2 10/24/01 02:52 PM
by ciakol
* casing questions chronic_124 1,160 12 02/22/02 01:12 AM
by Demosthenes
* Casing question (pics) Idxactly 1,065 4 09/19/01 10:00 PM
by oscill8
* another casing question sos stuff.. Syd_barret 551 3 01/14/02 12:26 AM
by Syd_barret
* dung casing question XAZIA 771 2 01/09/02 12:45 PM
by XAZIA

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
452 topic views. 31 members, 126 guests and 11 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Magic-Mushrooms-Shop.com
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.028 seconds spending 0.006 seconds on 19 queries.