Home | Community | Message Board


MRCA Tyroler Gluckspilze
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!

Shop: MushCult - Live Mushroom Cultures Edible and Medicinal Mushroom Cultures on Agar   Original Seeds Store Buy Cannabis Seeds, Buy CBD, Buy Elixinol

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Anonymous

Re: Sparkeling Water?
    #91672 - 01/16/00 11:34 PM (18 years, 9 months ago)

YES! Don't know if anyone else has tried Apollonaris (sp?) sparkling mineral water in their substrate but it really helps. The mineral content is very high in that particular brand.
I assumed that the CO2 all dissipated upon pressure cooking. I only used it to beef up the mineral content of the substrate.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineDinoMyc
Ipsa scientiapotestas est
Registered: 11/14/99
Posts: 1,080
Last seen: 12 years, 4 months
Re: Sparkeling Water?
    #91675 - 01/18/00 08:08 PM (18 years, 9 months ago)

Why not just use mineral water to begin with?...thats what I do


--------------------
If I made affront, I apologize.
If I made affirmation, I apologize.
I merely came to listen, came to say.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinesutec
addict
Registered: 09/06/99
Posts: 301
Last seen: 9 years, 3 months
Re: Sparkeling Water?
    #91676 - 01/19/00 10:06 AM (18 years, 8 months ago)

It's not the minerals that I'm looking for really (although I'm sure they probably don't hurt), it's the C02 that I'm interested in. Mycelium prefer a high CO2 environment, which seems would be able to be created by the addition of sparkeling water, even after pressure cooking the CO2 should be permeated into your substrate and there should be some left (at least more CO2 than with plain water anyway)...


--------------------
Decriminalize:
NORML
DRCNet
MPP
ACLU Website


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineAnnoA
Experimenter
 User Gallery

Folding@home Statistics
Registered: 06/18/99
Posts: 24,123
Loc: my room
Last seen: 1 month, 25 days
Re: Sparkeling Water?
    #91677 - 01/19/00 10:39 AM (18 years, 8 months ago)

Sorry sutec, but the CO2 virtually doesn?t dissolve in water at the boiling temperature, so all of the CO2 will dissipate. But why bother anyway, the mycelium produces enough CO2 on it?s own.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineDinoMyc
Ipsa scientiapotestas est
Registered: 11/14/99
Posts: 1,080
Last seen: 12 years, 4 months
Re: Sparkeling Water?
    #91679 - 01/20/00 11:18 AM (18 years, 8 months ago)

Like all (non plant... ) living things, CO2 is a waste product.. ie bad!... mycelium produces its own CO2.. if you tape, then there is no reason to.. and anyway, when you PC it.. it mixes with the air in the PC.. so there is NO point!.. its just a waste.. spores need O2 to germinate.. and CO2 is just bad.. the only reason to have high CO2 for spawn and initial incubation run is primarily so that primordia doesnt form and the myc thinks that it is not yet a good time to stop growing and fruit..


--------------------
If I made affront, I apologize.
If I made affirmation, I apologize.
I merely came to listen, came to say.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineAnnoA
Experimenter
 User Gallery

Folding@home Statistics
Registered: 06/18/99
Posts: 24,123
Loc: my room
Last seen: 1 month, 25 days
Re: Sparkeling Water?
    #91680 - 01/20/00 05:41 PM (18 years, 8 months ago)

DinoMyc, high CO2 levels in the spawn run stage promote mycelium growth, so it is actualy good at this stage! At the pinning stage though, you want low CO2 levels and high humidity.

------------------
It?s easy to do without silver and gold
or even pleasures of love
but its hard to do without mushrooms.

Marcus Valerius Martialis
Roman poet



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

Shop: MushCult - Live Mushroom Cultures Edible and Medicinal Mushroom Cultures on Agar   Original Seeds Store Buy Cannabis Seeds, Buy CBD, Buy Elixinol

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Advanced Mycology

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* effect of phosphorus in substrate........................... ph_plus 2,057 6 07/12/03 03:10 AM
by micro
* Sterilize substrate better than pastuerize? megalomando 2,060 7 03/04/04 07:37 PM
by viscid
* Lets start fresh...DMT substrate
( 1 2 3 4 5 all )
Bleuboxo 20,719 98 05/18/06 08:48 AM
by nimmen
* Putting HBWR seeds in the substrate. theshiftingwalls 2,015 18 09/07/03 01:35 AM
by IdLeMiND
* tryptamine content in different substrates Auditory Misperception 1,506 7 11/13/02 11:12 AM
by Dogomush
* TRYPTAMINE + SUBSTRATE=30mg 4-HO-DMT per 1 dry gram skullfarmer1979 2,264 14 06/30/04 07:19 PM
by Teon
* vitamins and substrate cdlove69 2,827 19 03/13/02 08:38 PM
by triptamine
* Sclerotia substrate water content differs between vendors blackout 1,014 7 04/20/05 10:05 AM
by blackout

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: RogerRabbit, bodhisatta
824 topic views. 0 members, 1 guests and 2 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Print Topic ]
Search this thread:
World Seed Supply
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.023 seconds spending 0.003 seconds on 15 queries.