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How long are spores good for?
    #4713607 - 09/26/05 12:51 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)

Hey all. We had a bit of a scare so we decided to hold off on cultivation for a little while. How long are the spores in the syringes good for?

Thanks!


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Re: How long are spores good for? [Re: deezmoney]
    #4713648 - 09/26/05 12:58 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)

If its a multispore syringe just put it in a ziplock bag and store it in ur fridge on the door where u would store ur butter. Good for more than a year but u probably wont let them sit that long. :grin:


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Re: How long are spores good for? [Re: QbanMoJo]
    #4715194 - 09/26/05 05:43 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)

Longest I've had was 6 years and still quite viable. :laugh:


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Re: How long are spores good for? [Re: hyphae]
    #4716549 - 09/26/05 09:39 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)

How long will they last if you don't put them in the fridge?


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Re: How long are spores good for? [Re: doubledutch]
    #4716599 - 09/26/05 09:51 PM (12 years, 6 months ago)

There is no definite answer to that one, but they do tend to last a long time if you keep them in a cool, dark place.


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Re: How long are spores good for? [Re: FooMan]
    #4718519 - 09/27/05 04:24 AM (12 years, 6 months ago)

I just put mine in the fridge in a ziplock, then that in a small cardboard box. Been in a warm dark drawer for about a month before now. Hopefully they'll be good, thanks.


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Re: How long are spores good for? [Re: doubledutch]
    #4718576 - 09/27/05 05:04 AM (12 years, 6 months ago)

6 years???, holy crap. I suppose that means they could last for even longer. Still, those little spores blow my mind


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