Unformatted text preview: moisture condenses on items inside, for which the dessicant is an inadequate deterrent for molds. A vacuum sealed container should not condense moisture on the inside. Using heat to remove any moisture present in rice or other "makeshift" dessicants will improve effectiveness and longevity. I have heard of vermiculite being used as a dessicant, but would recommend silica gel as a first choice. I heard of properly stored seeds over 10 years old still germinating at acceptable rates. Last modified: 18:20 - Nov 08, 2000 Quicklink: http://overgrow.com/growfaq/33 GrowFAQ © 2000-2004 Overgrow faq:33 "How should I store my seeds?" Compiled by QMP3T...
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- Spring '08
- Physiology, Vacuum, vacuum packing, freezer burn, room temperature storage