Home | Community | Message Board

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: ½ Pint Jars

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Registered: 04/13/02
Posts: 45
Last seen: 15 years, 17 days
Stalled Jars In Incubator
    #672767 - 06/11/02 08:15 AM (15 years, 9 months ago)

I innoculated three jars (1 half pint and 2 pints) about 15 days ago and kept them in an incubator for most of that time. The incubator is kept at 80-82F and the jars are in total darkness. I noticed almost no growth for the first five days. The largest patch of mycellium being only 2mm across. I had to leave for a week and for this time I kept the jars in a closet of a friends apartment. The closet is much cooler than the incubator and when I got back all three jars are partially colonized. The half pint jar I did is about 75% done. I brought all three back two days ago and put them back in the incubator and it seems like growth has now stalled. I used a dry erase marker to trace the outline of the myecllium and it hasn't crossed to the line in two days. Could this moving in and out of the incubator cause the jars to stall or stop growing? I would think that they would grow faster in the incubator, but they seemed to do better in a cold closet...

On the brighter side, there are no signs of contam and all of the mycellium is bright white. Ill take pictures in a few minutes.

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
old hand

Registered: 05/14/02
Posts: 762
Loc: Alpha Centauri
Re: Stalled Jars In Incubator [Re: Syme]
    #672891 - 06/11/02 10:12 AM (15 years, 9 months ago)

Well if they stall for two more weeks I would do what I did. Except don't use so much jiffy mix if any at all(just composted cow manure...pure cowpie would be better for the run). Here is the LINK

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

Amazon Shop: ½ Pint Jars

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Stalled jars - NO MORE! UPDATE
( 1 2 all )
frogsheath 5,414 27 07/03/07 12:28 AM
by laughingbuddha
* What to do with stalled jars? JonnyOnTheSpot 656 1 05/27/02 06:55 PM
by Elendril
* Re: stalled jars Gadget 516 2 01/01/00 04:01 PM
by Anonymous
* jar incubation question? cdlove69 771 2 04/19/02 08:00 PM
by kb73
* about to case stalled jars.. a few questions blitz 678 4 09/09/02 05:52 PM
by blitz
* Re: Jars incubated in chamber? Anonymous 375 1 04/01/01 07:26 AM
by Sterile
* Possible problem with Incubation cycle BTS 731 3 01/15/02 08:23 AM
by BTS
* stalling digitalshaolin 364 1 02/06/02 11:36 PM
by bassplayer74

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
1,004 topic views. 35 members, 111 guests and 43 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.021 seconds spending 0.006 seconds on 19 queries.