The three factors that cause bread to mold are the presence of spores, availability
of a food source and optimal temperatures. Molds are microorganisms ...
We are going to perform a mold bread experiment to grow our own mold and find
out whether mold does indeed grow faster at higher temperatures.
Although mold can grow on many types of foods, mold on bread is common
because bread provides a very desirable source of nutrients for mold.
Bread is porous and full of moisture. This makes it easier for mold to infest it.
Enzymes break down the organic material in bread and this becomes easy for
Most people are familiar with moldy bread or mold growth on cheese or other
food ... This causes the relative humidity in your home to be significantly greater ...
bread (4 slices); water; saran wrap (or some other air tight covering); 1 to 2 weeks
of experiment time; Optional: Magnifying glass; Optional: Molds Printable ...
Many of the colors you see on the moldy bread are due to the spores the fungi
have produced. Molds reproduce by making spores at the end of stalks that rises
Mar 6, 2013 ... Bread mold is a fungus, and like all fungi it loves to grow where it's warm and
humid. ... What causes yellow mold in bread? How common is it ...
Aug 25, 2015 ... Bread is food for mold (more accurately, the sugars and starches in bread are
food for mold). There are mold spores everywhere, so as soon as ...
Sep 25, 2013 ... Many foods, especially bread, contain mold inhibitors and preservatives ... in food
and makes it harder for mold to use the nutrients for growth.