Just get yourself a pot of nutrient agar from Oxoid and an autoclave.
Or even better, buy ready made plates from ...uhm ...... UK ? Oxoid, Unipath,
whatever. Try the Internet.
Alastair Richardson wrote:
> im currently writing up a methodology for an experiment involving bacterial
> cultures on agar jelly and the effect of adding small quantities of mouth
> and hand washes. the only trouble is that i can't remember how to make
> standard nutrient agar jelly. please could somebody tell me how its done?