Home | Community | Message Board


Lil Shop Of Spores
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!

Amazon Shop for: Perlite

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlinebemmers
newbie
Registered: 01/17/02
Posts: 24
Last seen: 14 years, 10 months
Casing question
    #571904 - 03/06/02 10:37 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

My casings are ready and I was just wondering if handwatering or placing them in my humidity tent would work better (there's perlite in it..... too much humidity??). Do I start watering right away if using the handwatering tech? Thanks!!


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineNorthernsoul
Your Reality

Registered: 11/17/01
Posts: 2,290
Loc: Inner Eye
Last seen: 6 years, 4 months
Re: Casing question [Re: bemmers]
    #571931 - 03/06/02 11:17 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

No, the perlite will be fine seeing that your chamber is nice and tight. Just leave it in there till you see pins that are the size of a pea, then lower the humidity a bit. A good trick to get them pinning is leaving the casing at room temp, this will halt the continued colonization of the top casing layer and induce pinning....good luck


--------------------


--------------------------------------------------------------

When it comes
I'll know, I know
Just take my clothes and leave
And I'll be gone




Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisibleangryshroom
Stranger
 User Gallery

Registered: 12/18/01
Posts: 7,262
Re: Casing question [Re: bemmers]
    #571984 - 03/07/02 12:18 AM (15 years, 1 month ago)

Just make sure you mist until you see pins. Misting to keep your casing moisture at its optimum capacitiy is key. You'll get bigger, healthier and more abundant shrooms, with the right moisutre content.

Depending on your casing layer, you will have to mist only 1-2 times a day. Just a very light mist to keep things moist (not wet) until you see the pins.


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

Amazon Shop for: Perlite

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Not Another Casing Question LostMetropolis 1,043 7 07/17/03 04:06 PM
by soochi
* Casing Questions MrSleep 1,025 6 08/18/03 07:30 PM
by d fuNk22
* casing question. BowlTool 685 4 02/27/07 01:58 AM
by Blutjager
* Casing Question...cuz Im Dumb FOAF 1,111 4 06/28/01 01:09 PM
by aluminum_can
* casing question & new jar incubation (expieriment) HALFemptyJOSH 977 3 03/11/04 06:54 AM
by Tantalus
* Casing Questions Anonymous 943 3 06/13/10 10:50 PM
by Randomstickynote
* Casing question Impulse101 495 2 07/22/05 11:02 AM
by ultralight
* Rye seed and peat/verm casing questions. the_0wl 817 4 08/06/08 05:37 AM
by pontus

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, Prisoner#1, RogerRabbit, Citric, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, EvilMushroom666, cronicr, PussyFart, Tmethyl
390 topic views. 30 members, 117 guests and 29 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Avalon Magic Plants
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.028 seconds spending 0.006 seconds on 14 queries.