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-CAP KING-

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Capturing and storing your own spores?
« on: January 05, 2010, 09:07:05 AM »

Yo yo musheads,

I know this something far from me at the moment, but i wanna learn in advance to save money. Is as simple as catching fallen spores or printing caps on paper? and how do you store them? can they go off?

enlighten me.
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Re: Capturing and storing your own spores?
« Reply #1 on: January 05, 2010, 04:38:50 PM »

you can take spore prints, you can do agar cloning (havn't gotten there myself) and you can do g2g (grain to grain I believe it's refered to) but once a spore print is made it can be saved for along time :) and turned into spore syringe if u like...
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Re: Capturing and storing your own spores?
« Reply #2 on: January 05, 2010, 09:32:48 PM »

Grain to grain transfers are a really easy way to start. Spore prints aren't to difficult either. Check out shroomery.org lot's of info there
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Re: Capturing and storing your own spores?
« Reply #3 on: January 05, 2010, 10:42:19 PM »

cap king, i have been making prints for quite some time. because it is great for long term storeage and its easy... in fact the spores can last forever!!!
now, cloning on agar is best. but its a little more work....IMO   :mellow:
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Re: Capturing and storing your own spores?
« Reply #4 on: January 06, 2010, 03:42:34 AM »

Cheers buddies,

i see we got a nice little tight community here -_-
you guys are gonna have to help me out in the next couple of months.

peace peeps
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Re: Capturing and storing your own spores?
« Reply #5 on: January 06, 2010, 09:29:40 PM »

Most of us are happy to help if we can.
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