Home | Community | Message Board


Edabea
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!

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlinepapasmurfin
Stranger
Registered: 12/26/01
Posts: 3
Last seen: 16 years, 4 months
rates of growth
    #501513 - 12/26/01 12:48 PM (16 years, 4 months ago)

A novice question for anyone who wants to field it:
I have some that have just begun to pin, and some that are full grown, some with veils that have broken from the stem as they should at maturity. My question is: since the full grown ones are overshadowing the small just-pinned-ones, should I pick them now, or let them grow as much as they can?Would i be helping contamination by opening the tank in order to harvest? i worry about the little guys, because they are the future.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinecheesyincident
Cheese Head

Registered: 12/15/01
Posts: 416
Loc: Ohio
Last seen: 4 years, 8 months
Re: rates of growth [Re: papasmurfin]
    #501589 - 12/26/01 03:46 PM (16 years, 4 months ago)

Hey smurf........try and intiate pinning at the same time, so you do not have that problem in the future. Look up deep scratching, that should help your myc. build together and allow for an even pinning process. Since they have pinned and matured, the mycel. is strong enough to fight off contams from just simply opening your terrenium.


--------------------
Incidents Happen


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinecheesyincident
Cheese Head

Registered: 12/15/01
Posts: 416
Loc: Ohio
Last seen: 4 years, 8 months
Re: rates of growth [Re: papasmurfin]
    #501590 - 12/26/01 03:47 PM (16 years, 4 months ago)

Hey smurf........try and intiate pinning at the same time, so you do not have that problem in the future. Look up deep scratching, that should help your myc. build together and allow for an even pinning process. Since they have pinned and matured, the mycel. is strong enough to fight off contams from just simply opening your terrenium. Pick them as soon as the veil breaks........letting them grow longer will do nothing but hurt them.Yes, they are our future.


--------------------
Incidents Happen


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

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* no growth Papa_Smurf 448 2 01/05/02 11:00 PM
by TeRzMaStA
* I influenced my partners mushroom growth with meditation! enotake2 1,071 16 02/09/03 06:42 PM
by z@z.com
* B+ Growth zer0vega 723 6 01/22/03 05:27 PM
by z@z.com
* Signs Of Growth.. have Questions indicaz 876 2 05/02/02 10:13 PM
by indicaz
* PF TEK please RATE my PROGRESS, any suggestions? PooGrower 1,248 9 11/21/02 12:07 PM
by dog
* Strong growth..then nothing Xlea321 585 4 07/25/01 04:56 PM
by puscle
* Jar growth pattern EMM 984 7 01/05/02 03:56 AM
by felix
* What would cause slow pin growth besides contamination? shroomchef 3,962 4 04/25/03 04:15 PM
by mossie

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
546 topic views. 27 members, 140 guests and 9 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Everything Mushrooms
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.031 seconds spending 0.009 seconds on 19 queries.