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Old 09-29-2012, 01:21 PM   #1
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I've used my first two slants to get yeast starters and am reusing the slant by letting the yeast grow back and refridgerating it.
How many times can you reuse a slant?

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Until the nutrients are depleted unless you contaminate it.

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