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stalled jars question
    #8811419 - 08/22/08 03:57 PM (9 years, 10 months ago)

I have 12 half-pint jars, all of which have stalled mycelial growth, which i attribute to the substrate drying out. im not sure why they dried out, when i pced the jars, the grain had optimum moisture and i kept the jars in a 75-80 degree environment after inoculation. its been 2 and a half weeks since then, and only do i see sparse amounts of rhizomorphs.
So, my question is, would it be wise to add the mycelium from the stalled jars into newly pced jars?

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Re: stalled jars question [Re: lysergic bliss]
    #8811758 - 08/22/08 05:14 PM (9 years, 10 months ago)

No.  If they stall, there's always a reason, and dry jars tend to colonize faster than wet jars, so that's not your problem.  I suspect bacteria contamination or lack of gas exchange.

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