Learn how to grow wild and exotic, medicinally important, sustainable, and deeply delicious mushrooms right at your own home, just as people throughout the world have been doing for centuries. Mushrooms are healthy, packed with vitamins and antioxidants; rich with flavor, an excellent source of the fifth flavor know as umami; and can be used medicinally in teas and tinctures. By growing your own, you can enjoy these benefits while also enriching your soil, speeding up your composting, and even suppressing weeds—though the biggest draw may be the magic of watching this unique form of life grow. Understanding how mushrooms grow is crucial to successfully cultivating them, and Mushroom Cultivation offers photo-illustrated instruction both on how mushrooms grow and how you can cultivate them yourself, with a focus on six types of mushroom—shiitake, oyster, wine cap, hericium, blewit, and agaricus. You’ll learn how to: Grow mushrooms, step by step, in a variety of different mediums: logs, straw, wood chips and sawdust, and compost Troubleshoot problems, including identification, underwatering, overwatering, and insects Store, dry, and freeze your mushroom harvest Cook with mushrooms, including variety-specific cooking tips and 8 tasty recipes Find supplies and more information with the resources listed at the back of the book After reading Mushroom Cultivation, you’ll discover that growing a mushroom is really no more difficult than growing a tomato. You just need a slightly different set of skills. Picking your own fresh mushrooms at the peak of their flavor and nutrition is within your reach with this comprehensive, step-by-step guide.
Illustrated Guide to Foraging, Harvesting, and Enjoying Wild Mushrooms - Including New Sections on Growing Your Own ... In Europe, however, mushroom cultivation only dates from about 1650 CE, and the single mushroom cultivated there, ...
Author: Gary Lincoff
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
This revised edition includes a history of mushroom hunting worldwide; how to get equipped for mushroom forays; an illustrated guide to the common wild edible mushrooms; and cultivating, preparing and serving the harvest.
The book is highly detailed and comprehensive, allowing readers to learn the entire process required to produce perfect magic mushrooms every time.
Author: Dr K. Mandrake
Category: Social Science
The Psilocybin Mushroom Bible details every step of the complex mushroom cultivation process, making it hands down the largest and most comprehensive book ever written on the subject. Readers will learn how to produce their own magic mushrooms quickly, safely, and effectively. The book features over 40 step-by-step photographic instruction guides to each step of the process, including: sterilizing the equipment to produce mushrooms; how to build the containers used during home mushroom cultivation; safety measures for preventing contamination of the mushroom cultures; and a guide to consuming magic mushrooms safely and enjoyably. Dr. Mandrake uses his doctoral studies in mycology to detail the history and botany of psilocybin mushrooms to give readers an idea of their prevalence throughout human history. The book is highly detailed and comprehensive, allowing readers to learn the entire process required to produce perfect magic mushrooms every time.
This book is short, sweet and packed with expert advice to take you through each step from collecting spores to the perfect time to harvest and beyond.
Author: Mycelia Snake
Would you like to learn how to easily cultivate psilocybin mushrooms in a small and convenient space for very little cost? Discover how simple it is to grow your own psychedelic mushrooms at home, in a tiny space, using items you already have on hand or can be easily obtained for next to nothing! This step-by-step beginners handbook walks "noobs", (or newcomers to mushroom growing) through the most simple, popular and reliable method of mushroom growing known worldwide as PF or BRF Tek. Experience this simple to follow book containing all of the necessary information that you need to successfully cultivate magic mushrooms. Learn how to master PF Tek (also known as BRF Tek) with this photo illustrated blueprint for success in your first flush (mushroom grow). Set up your Psilocybin Cubensis mushroom grow for less than $150! Understand sterile technique and prevent the number one issue psychonauts combat; CONTAMINATION! Complete with a detailed guide on spore collection and making your own spore syringes Start growing your own mushrooms and enjoy the incredible physical and emotional health benefits that science continues to prove! Glide seamlessly through setting up your magic mushroom operation, worry-free Become knowledgeable immediately on proven and tested cultivation techniques that reliably produce results Discover all you need to know about the life-cycle of mushrooms and the stages in cultivation of our favorite dung-loving mushroom species, P. Cubensis Get ready for the most rewarding and satisfying hobby you may ever embark on. This book is short, sweet and packed with expert advice to take you through each step from collecting spores to the perfect time to harvest and beyond.
Guide to growing mushrooms at home, in the basement or in garden. Mushroom gardening and cultivation for beginners. Thorsten Hawk ... Whether it is our own health, a stroke of fate or another crisis that rules our lives.
Author: Thorsten Hawk
★ Just grow mushrooms ★ Guide to growing mushrooms at home, in the basement or in garden. Mushroom gardening and cultivation for beginners. In this guide you will learn everything important that you should know about the delicious mushrooms for home cultivation. Especially the hygiene in mushroom cultivation is one of the most important core criteria. Mushrooms are the oldest and most diverse organisms on our planet. Unlike plants, they do not photosynthesize and prefer moist, shady places. Mushrooms contain many nutrients and are particularly low in calories. In Chinese traditional medicine, mushrooms are known for their healing properties. Various symptoms can be alleviated by eating them. So it is not at all surprising that they are so popular. Many hobby growers create their own mushroom cultures in their gardens or basements. You really can't get mushrooms fresher than from your own culture.
The Mushroom Cultivator: A Practical Guide to Growing Mushrooms at Home Stamets, Paul, and J. S. Chilton. 1983. Olympia, Wash.: Agarikon Press. Very complete and detailed, with the exception of truffles. NUTS Nut Tree Culture in North ...
Author: Claudia Myers
Publisher: UCANR Publications
Category: Technology & Engineering
Handy for commercial producers as well as backyard gardeners, this classic guide for growers and sellers of niche market produce provides detailed information about growing specialty crops that are growing in popularity among consumers. Includes 63 crop sheets-from arugula to radicchio, basil to thyme, prickly pear to tomatillos, variety and heirloom tomatoes. Includes market information, resources, and a glossary of Asian vegetable names.
Here , in practical how - to terms are alternative methods , illustrated guide to homemade equipment , extensive composting ... GROWING YOUR OWN MUSHROOMS : Cultivating , Cooking & Preserving by Jo Mueller - First workable approach to ...