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My Poor Casings
    #465657 - 11/21/01 03:45 PM (19 years, 5 months ago)

My casings have like 4 or 5 medium size blotches of mycelium on them. They're being kept in a dark closet all though I do check on em every once in awhile. The thing is, they're not even in their terrarium yet and I see a few small mushrooms growing. Should I put the casings in the terrarium even though the mycelium isn't even 1/3 covering the casing layer?


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Re: My Poor Casings [Re: ToMmOrRow]
    #465659 - 11/21/01 03:48 PM (19 years, 5 months ago)

that happens to my friend all the time. if anyone has any advice it would be great


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Re: My Poor Casings [Re: ToMmOrRow]
    #465664 - 11/21/01 03:52 PM (19 years, 5 months ago)

Birth those bad boys.


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Re: My Poor Casings [Re: puscle]
    #465667 - 11/21/01 03:55 PM (19 years, 5 months ago)

but what about the difference in yield. will it be dramatic. how can it be avoided. thanx puscle


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Re: My Poor Casings [Re: ToMmOrRow]
    #465668 - 11/21/01 03:55 PM (19 years, 5 months ago)

i don't know what you should do... however next time you case, you should patch the first spots of mycelium that poke through the casing layer with a thin layer of fresh casing material so that you can get an even pinset and you won't have the problem of shrooms growing at completely random times


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    #465670 - 11/21/01 03:56 PM (19 years, 5 months ago)

but they come from underneath the casing layer and not from the top


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Re: My Poor Casings [Re: mystic1]
    #465678 - 11/21/01 04:03 PM (19 years, 5 months ago)

the light is what tells the fruits to pop out...

if you have shrooms growing from the bottom of your casing, you must be using a transparent container, cover it in ductape or somethin to block out the light. i know they come from underneath the casing layer, but when pieces of mycelium pop up and are exposed to the different environment it fucks the timing up... you want it so the mycelium that overtakes the casing layer is evenly dispersed. that is why if there are valleys in your casing layer and the mycelium comes up there before anywhere else, you should promptly cover it with fresh casing material so it will be ready at the same time as the rest of the casing...


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Re: My Poor Casings [Re: mystic1]
    #465679 - 11/21/01 04:06 PM (19 years, 5 months ago)

That 1/3rd law isn't chiseled in stone. One school of thought is that you should pick these early "volunteers" and wait. It becomes a judgement call. The presence of multiple pins means, to me, they're ready for the terrarium.


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Re: My Poor Casings [Re: ToMmOrRow]
    #465765 - 11/21/01 05:57 PM (19 years, 5 months ago)

>Should I put the casings in the terrarium even though the
>mycelium isn't even 1/3 covering the casing layer?
Off course. You should expose casing to light when the
mycelium barely starts to pop through the casing surface, much earlyer then when 1/3 of the casing is covered.

Read

"What's the matter with my casing?",

50/50 Casing Tek and

TMC: CHAPTER VIII THE CASING LAYER


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Re: My Poor Casings [Re: geokills]
    #465810 - 11/21/01 06:44 PM (19 years, 5 months ago)

he am not using a clear container. he use baking pans that you get 5 for 99 cents.


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