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Grow Shiitake Mushrooms in Bags: Techniques Used by the Pros

Grow Shiitake Mushrooms in Bags: Techniques Used by the Pros

This article is the second part of a two-part series on growing shiitake mushrooms in bags from a professional’s standpoint. Check out part-one if you want to read from the start. Below we start on step #5 of the process for how to grow shiitake mushrooms in bags. This is a commercial strategy used for indoor shiitake mushroom cultivation.

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Oyster Mushroom Spores for Sawdust and Grain Inoculation

Oyster Mushroom Spores for Sawdust and Grain Inoculation

Oyster mushroom spores are found in our sawdust and grain spawn bags. You can use these bags to grow your own oyster mushrooms on a variety of scales, from small to large, as a hobbyist or professional. We provide an array of oyster mushroom strains in a colorful variety which you can see in our online store.

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Our Store is Where to Buy Lion’s Mane Mushroom Products 

Our Store is Where to Buy Lion’s Mane Mushroom Products 

Why do you want to use lion’s mane? Below are a bunch of reasons why we love lion’s mane. We provide some information relating to extracts, as we offer a lion’s mane tincture to our customers. We also provide an array of lion’s mane spawn which can be used to grow lion’s mane indoors or out on a variety of scales.

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Are Mushrooms Bad For You? Some Are, But Most Are Beneficial 

Are Mushrooms Bad For You? Some Are, But Most Are Beneficial 

Are mushrooms bad for you? It’s a hard generalized question to answer easily and simply. For instance, there are some poisonous mushrooms that exist in the world that are deadly to human consumption, and a bunch of other poisonous mushrooms that are not fatal when eaten but they might make you feel like death. The destroying angel (Amanita bisporigera) or the death cap (Amanita phalloides) can be fatal when ingested. However, the vast majority of mushrooms are not poisonous, and there are many among these that are edible and delicious. I will discuss this further down below.

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Discover a Mycelium Grow Kit to Produce Fresh Mushrooms at Home

Discover a Mycelium Grow Kit to Produce Fresh Mushrooms at Home

Why try a mycelium grow kit? There is a lot to discover and learn in the process of working with mycelium, and it will lead to some amazing mushroom harvests. Mycelium is a beneficial organism that acts as a carbon storage facility. In the wild the mycelium will reinvest the carbon into plants that are in its environment. It is also the place where the mushroom begins. Mushrooms form in the mycelial network.

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How to Cook Oyster Mushrooms: Methods & Recipes to Try at Home

How to Cook Oyster Mushrooms: Methods & Recipes to Try at Home

The diverse oyster mushroom comes in many shapes, sizes, and colors. It can be an extremely beautiful mushroom coming in grey, blue, yellow, and pink, but also has a GREAT taste. The common name oyster covers a wide range of species which allows it to have such diversity. Several oysters grow wild here in Massachusetts but tend to get bugs in them when growing outside. If you are interested in how to cook oyster mushrooms, then you’ve come to the right place. 

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Buy a Chestnut Mushroom Growing Kit From Us to Grow with Ease

Buy a Chestnut Mushroom Growing Kit From Us to Grow with Ease

The chestnut mushroom is complex. Not just in taste, but also in its confusion. This mushroom, also known as Pholiota Adiposa, has been mistakenly referred to as the agaricus bisporus many times because of its shape and color. The agaricus bisporus is most regularly known as the button mushroom, baby bella, crimini, or portobello mushroom. However, it is important to mention that these mushrooms are in the same family as the Nameko mushroom. And more importantly, chestnut mushrooms taste differently than the common button mushroom, but we’ll get more into that below.

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Our Oyster Mushroom Kit Options Are Beyond Beautiful (They’re Tasty, Too!)

Our Oyster Mushroom Kit Options Are Beyond Beautiful (They’re Tasty, Too!)

Oyster mushrooms can be grown in a variety of ways, including the use of our oyster mushroom kit. We share some of the popular methods below for cultivating oyster mushrooms. These examples include some easy-to-do methods for home cultivation, as well as some professional-grade methods if you are hoping to grow larger amounts of mushrooms for a commercial environment.

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