Home | Community | Message Board


SoulSpeciosa Kratom
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
Offlinebemmers
newbie
Registered: 01/17/02
Posts: 24
Last seen: 16 years, 11 days
Casing before the cakes finish
    #629657 - 05/13/02 09:23 PM (16 years, 1 month ago)

My cakes aren't done, but they have been growing for quite some time now, and don't seem to be doing much. I want to try casing before they're done... any pointers? I know I risk more contams, so any help would be appreciated. Thanks folks


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlineellisdee625
enthusiast
Registered: 03/28/02
Posts: 271
Last seen: 15 years, 6 months
Re: Casing before the cakes finish [Re: bemmers]
    #629661 - 05/13/02 09:30 PM (16 years, 1 month ago)

flame the hell out of a sharp knife. get a large ziplock bag. and work in a glovebox. here's what you do. put some 90% or better alcohol in the bag and slosh it around to clean the bag. dump the alcohol out. flame he holy crap out of your knife. dump the cake into the baggis and cut out the uncolonized part out of the cake. crumble the rest of the cake and mix it with a couple more crumbled cakes and case. work entirel in a glove box and you should be fine


--------------------
Have a smurfy day!!!


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

Registered: 12/18/01
Posts: 7,262
Re: Casing before the cakes finish [Re: bemmers]
    #629671 - 05/13/02 09:38 PM (16 years, 1 month ago)

Yeah you could do that.
But, most people dont have a glovebox, and do just fine with cakes.

Ive done this before. All you do is wipe down a clean knife with some alcohol, slice off the uncolonized cake, and then toss that out. Just use what you have colonized and crumble and case... No big deal really. Once mycelium has colonized the substrate, its harder to harbour a contam.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinebemmers
newbie
Registered: 01/17/02
Posts: 24
Last seen: 16 years, 11 days
Re: Casing before the cakes finish [Re: bemmers]
    #629676 - 05/13/02 09:41 PM (16 years, 1 month ago)

Thanks for the help, greatly appreciated.


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

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* casing cakes pleezr 1,931 2 12/24/01 03:13 PM
by BeppoMarx
* can i case cakes that have already flushed once? telefunkenU47 1,139 3 08/03/02 09:12 AM
by Anonymous
* casing cakes whole & air exchange bladerunnerss 930 6 10/08/02 01:27 PM
by telefunkenU47
* Casing cakes after first flush? shroomarium 993 2 10/29/01 09:54 PM
by mrdobalina
* Re: Just cased cakes... Just didn't feel right. Anonymous 461 2 05/17/00 11:40 PM
by psilocyber
* casing cakes... pleezr 966 2 01/07/02 09:00 PM
by Olgualion
* Cakes: Whole v. Crumbled KitMarlowe 742 1 08/16/01 02:18 PM
by isis
* grams per cased cake lizzardking 1,157 10 05/27/08 12:28 PM
by TheBandit

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
671 topic views. 40 members, 161 guests and 7 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 0.027 seconds spending 0.009 seconds on 19 queries.