In late July of 2011, some friends and I in British Columbia, Canada - where I have a summer home - decided to prepare alder logs for growing shiitake mushrooms. A pleasant, productive way to spend an afternoon!
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Image Credit: US Department of Agriculture @ Flickr The fleshy, fruiting bodies of the Kingdom Fungi, mushrooms can be found thriving on the mossy bark of trees and the shady soil beneath the umbrage of
In this post we explore commercial mushroom farming; How to start slow and make a profitable business from growing mushrooms. Starting a mushroom farm can be a large undertaking. First this article walks through the basics of the processes involved in mushroom cultivation and then dives into the typical division found in the mushroom industry. If you want actionable tips on how to start a mushroom farm, then check out our online course.