Monthly Archives: October 2018

Oyster Mushrooms–historically delicious, consistently beautiful, easy to grow

The oyster mushroom. Pleurotus. This common edible mushroom, most often found in its gray form, actually has 202 species of edible mushrooms in the family. One of the easier mushroom varieties to farm, the oyster mushroom has become a home grower favorite.  Requiring very little investment when making your mushroom growing kit, the oyster mushroom is an […]

Getting started growing mushrooms

Getting started growing mushrooms couldn’t be easier. The right mushroom growing supplies and a little bit of patience are all you need to start enjoying your own, home cultivated mushrooms in no time at all. So, where to start? 1. Spawns and Substrates You’ll first need spawn to start your culture. The adventurous mycologist may […]

The Portabello Mushroom Story

Did you know that Portobello/Portabello mushrooms used to be considered junk mushrooms? These, along with their miniature counterparts the Cremini/Baby Bellas? It’s true! The original brown Agaricus bisporus lost favor back in 1926 when a Pennsylvania farmer discovered a bright white strain. That strain became the White Button mushroom. The bright white mushroom was instantly […]

CULTIVATE YOUR MUSHROOMS

Fungi cultivation and the growing of edible, gourmet, or wild, exotic mushrooms all require proper growing tools, substrates, and nutrients to achieve a healthy harvest. Using the right growing technique for your mushrooms is just as important as the equipment you use to grow them. Myco Supply can proudly assist you on your mycological journey […]

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