Home | Community | Message Board


Mushrooms.com
Please support our sponsors.

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Advanced Mycology

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 for: ½ Pint Jars

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlinehoneyroasted
member
Registered: 07/01/01
Posts: 125
Last seen: 14 years, 7 months
Endophytes?
    #540378 - 02/04/02 05:10 PM (14 years, 10 months ago)

The ryegrass my kangaroo bought at home depot to grow Ps. Mexicana on says on the bag that it is "Endophyte enhanced". It doesn't say that it's anti-fungal or anything, but is this a problem?

Thanks


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Anonymous

Re: Endophytes? [Re: honeyroasted]
    #540397 - 02/04/02 05:31 PM (14 years, 10 months ago)

It means it has nitrogen fixing bacteria in it. The usual overnight soak and pressure cook at 15 psi for 1 hour will kill them like all other bacteria.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineSeussA
Error: divide byzero

Folding@home Statistics
Registered: 04/27/01
Posts: 23,480
Loc: Caribbean
Last seen: 29 days, 12 hours
Re: Endophytes? [Re: honeyroasted]
    #541476 - 02/05/02 05:13 PM (14 years, 10 months ago)

Use a bit more precautions during sterilization than you normally would, but you should be fine. Think of your bag of seeds as a bag of bacteria. Keep it away from your grow setup. Pour the seeds into your jars/bags out in the garage or somewhere that is away from your normal work area. After you are done with the seeds, clean yourself before you renter your work area. All that dust from the bag of seeds contains a lot of bacteria just looking for a nice new home. Make sure you PC for an hour or more at 15-20 lbs. You might have to play around a bit with water content if you are increasing the cook time to balance it all out. It is always easier if you start out with clean medium to begin with, but that isn't always possible.


--------------------
Just another spore in the wind.


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

Amazon Shop for: ½ Pint Jars

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Advanced Mycology

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Nitrogen as key to potency
( 1 2 3 all )
Interested 6,642 44 09/30/05 04:33 AM
by Zen Peddler
* Annual vs. Perennial Ryegrass Seed TheFool 1,009 2 02/19/03 12:28 PM
by shroomophile
* Surfactant which promotes fungals: Yucca (to replace Jet Dry??) quickpick 3,642 0 08/22/08 05:10 AM
by quickpick
* Re: Cubensis on Ryegrass seed? Submob 658 3 11/06/16 04:14 PM
by Absentmindedgenius
* Nitrogen as a limiting nutrient thisspock 1,097 4 02/19/04 01:00 AM
by Joshua
* Scott's 3 in 1, use Bonemeal to boost nitrogen
( 1 2 all )
Visigoth 2,890 22 05/29/03 01:21 PM
by Anno
* Deleted Jared 991 13 09/05/01 11:49 PM
by CLuB99
* Fungal decomposition (ps. cyanescens) akb112211 967 3 11/23/07 06:52 AM
by akb112211

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Prisoner#1, RogerRabbit, EvilMushroom666
675 topic views. 0 members, 1 guests and 3 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
World Seed Supply
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2016 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.027 seconds spending 0.005 seconds on 14 queries.