March 13 2014 Thursday at 05:40 PM

Growing Mushrooms For Profit & Pleasure - a must read for mushroom lovers!

Growing Mushrooms for Profit & Pleasure is a guide written specifically for those interesting in learning how to grow mushrooms at home. This book is an 86 pages long and is published in epub format so you can view it on any electronic reading device. The book is great for beginning and intermediate mushroom

Below is the Table of Contents:

  1. How to Use This Book
  2. Introduction
    • What are Mushrooms?
    • The Basic Process of Growing Mushrooms
    • Phase One – Obtaining Pure Culture
    • Phase Two – Creating Grain Spawn
    • Phase Three – Increasing the Grain Spawn Supply
    • Phase Four – Bulk Inoculation
    • How to Harvest Mushrooms
  3. Part 2: Cultivating Oyster Mushrooms
    • Producing Oyster Mushrooms in Bags
    • Substrate & Spawn Preparation
    • Growing Oyster Mushrooms in Bottles
    • Troubleshooting
  4. Part 3: Cultivating Shiitake Mushrooms
    • Growing Shiitakes
    • Inoculating Wooden Logs
    • Shiitake Spawn Run
    • Fruiting Season and the Harvest
  5. References


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