The Complete Guide to Cultivating Mushrooms

By: Stephen Russell

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With clear instructions and step-by-step photographs, this comprehensive guide shows you how to cultivate mushrooms in your own home, producing shiitakes, oysters, lion's manes, maitakes, and portabellas for your kitchen or for a small business. Beginners will learn the best way to use a mushroom kit, as well as how to maintain the sterile procedures and controlled environment that cultivation requires. Novices and the more experienced will learn how to create grain spawn or sawdust spawn and how to use liquid cultures and fruiting chambers. Advanced readers will gain a thorough knowledge of how to work with large-scale grain spawn, agar, bag cultures, bulk substrates, and large fruiting chambers to produce mushrooms consistently and in greater quantity. About the Author Stephen Russell owns The Hoosier Mushroom Company, the retail outlet for his mushroom farm. He founded the The Hoosier Mushroom Society and travels throughout the year speaking at clubs, festivals, and conferences. He lives in Bloomington, Indiana.

Title: The Complete Guide to Cultivating Mushrooms

Author Name: Stephen Russell

Categories: Growing Fruit & Vegetables,

Publisher: USA, Storey Publishing LLC: 2014

ISBN Number: 1612121462

ISBN Number 13: 9781612121468

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: New

Type: Book

Kg: 1.00 Kg

Seller ID: 000236