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By paulsflytrap
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Joined:  Mon Sep 08, 2014 1:23 am
#363518
hey there,
so i was going to wait another week
or so to share but.... i am to exited lol,
i have always wanted to try growing my own little
{ mushroom farm} and i chose lions mane because
i can only find good stuff about it online,
it has excellent health benefits and it taste good as well,
Not quite shrooming yet but getting there :)
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By Cross
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#363524
I want to grow mushrooms for my husband, but I can't make heads or trails of growing without a kit.

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By paulsflytrap
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#363529
i am starting with a kit as well,
its going to be alittle more complicated if i start growing my own
BUT doable .
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Cool! Have you seen the wooden dowels/pegs you can buy that are impregnated with spawn? You drill a hole in a log the size of the dowl (I think it has to be specific species of tree) and knock the dowels into the holes. The mycelium spreads through the wood then sprouts the mushrooms. If I remember rightly they are oyster variety. Obviously it has to be kept in the right conditions but looks awesome when the fruiting bodies are all over the log. Tasty too.
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By paulsflytrap
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#363921
already GINORMOUS lol
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By Matt
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That's awesome! I need to do some mushroom growing too!!

It is almost chanterelle season here in Oregon. As soon as the first rain comes I'll be out in the woods searching. Last year I had an epic haul of chanterelles and Leah and I encountered a wolf during our mushroom expedition. It was one of the most amazing things I've seen in nature and, obviously, a very memorable day :D
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