Home | Community | Message Board

MRCA Tyroler Gluckspilze
This site includes paid links. Please support our sponsors.


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: Mushroom-Hut Substrate Mix   North Spore North Spore Mushroom Grow Kits & Cultivation Supplies   MagicBag.co All-In-One Bags That Don't Suck   Left Coast Kratom Buy Kratom Extract

Jump to first unread post Pages: 1
Some of these posts are very old and might contain outdated information. You may wish to search for newer posts instead.
OfflineTryptamine
Stranger
Registered: 10/15/01
Posts: 19
Loc: Northeast Ohio - Clevelan...
Last seen: 22 years, 1 month
Reverse Sterility Theory
    #448993 - 11/06/01 12:48 PM (22 years, 3 months ago)

I have a theory about sterility and I thought I'd post it here and see what you all thought:

It seems to me that the less sterile you are during the initial phases of innoculation/casing the more resiliant the mycellium is to contamination because it's been "vaccinated" against it already. I don't mean being overly dirty, but just using some basic common sense cleaning procedures and not shooting for a completely 100% sterile environment. I think if you aim for complete sterility then even the smallest little bit of contamination will quickly spread, but if you have "tough" mycellium it can better fight off outsiders. What do you guys think?


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
Offlinelemming
evil

Registered: 10/28/01
Posts: 107
Last seen: 18 years, 6 months
Re: Reverse Sterility Theory [Re: Tryptamine]
    #449014 - 11/06/01 01:05 PM (22 years, 3 months ago)

Not really, since the contaminants usually start spreading before the mycelium starts growing and you get fucked in the ass, of course this is while inoculating.
While casing, I agree that there is no need to be fanatics about sterlity, since the mycelium is already nice and strong, only commons sense is needed, of course if you sneeze in the casing while it's being colonized you're a miserable idiot, but that's just my thoughts.



--------------------
As evil as a dwarf can get...


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
InvisibleChampion des Champignons
long standing member;)

Registered: 07/26/00
Posts: 2,680
Loc: Alba
Re: Reverse Sterility Theory [Re: Tryptamine]
    #449176 - 11/06/01 04:34 PM (22 years, 3 months ago)

Mushrooms don't have an immune system as such, so your idea dosn't really make much sense.


--------------------
---------------------------------------------------
hmmm........


Extras: Filter Print Post Top
Jump to top Pages: 1

Shop: Mushroom-Hut Substrate Mix   North Spore North Spore Mushroom Grow Kits & Cultivation Supplies   MagicBag.co All-In-One Bags That Don't Suck   Left Coast Kratom Buy Kratom Extract


Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Loading up substrate and sterilizing later? liftedoff420 1,227 16 02/20/03 02:06 AM
by blackout
* best sterilizer Scourge 1,177 7 10/15/01 09:36 PM
by SlattMoan
* Did my friends sterilization method work? BongHit 817 2 07/21/01 02:35 PM
by Anno
* Re: Should I have a low contamination rate? Coma of Souls 978 6 01/08/00 05:25 PM
by Anonymous
* sterilizing contaminated jars Anonymous 1,234 2 12/03/02 01:02 PM
by Fred Garvin
* Need advice on sterility & trading spores. The_Gnome_King 4,370 16 06/25/20 05:22 AM
by Zakkery
* New Tek is complete, What do you think?
( 1 2 3 all )
NewbieShroomer 24,589 47 05/15/23 07:15 PM
by johnukguy
* Possible contamination questions... first timer! kspoker 1,025 6 12/16/02 02:44 AM
by Psychoslut

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Shroomism, george castanza, RogerRabbit, veggie, mushboy, fahtster, LogicaL Chaos, 13shrooms, Stipe-n Cap, Pastywhyte, bodhisatta, Tormato, Land Trout, A.k.a
770 topic views. 33 members, 195 guests and 27 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Show Images Only | Sort by Score | Print Topic ]
Search this thread:

Copyright 1997-2024 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.024 seconds spending 0.008 seconds on 14 queries.