Capturing Wild Mushrooms

Over the year club members give a number of talks at meetings or education classes. We like to publish as many of them as possible over the lean months of winter when there are not many walks happening… Read More

Mushroom kit instructions and Species list from May Monthly Meeting on 05/17/2016

If you were lucky you received two kits at the annual cultivation night. The main kit consisted of a small bag of oyster spawn on grain and a bag of cotton seed hulls. Instructions for growing this kit… Read More

Mushroom Cultivation For Food and Medicine

A presentation from Mark Spear At last weeks cultivation meeting Mark Spear gave an introduction to mushroom cultivation around the world and brief instructions for growing mushrooms at home.

Oyster Mushroom kits

Our thanks again to Jim Tunney for preparing the spawn for the cultivation night. If you were at the May cultivation meeting you will have collected a plastic shopping bag containing cottonseed hulls and a ziplock bag. The… Read More

Oyster and Split gill Mushroom kits

At the May monthly meeting mushroom kits were distributed to all the members. There were four spawn available for your culturing enjoyment: Pleurotus eryngii also known as king trumpet mushroom Pleurotus ostreatus the oyster mushroom Schizophyllum commune the split gill fungus Agrocybe… Read More