Understanding How You Grow Mushrooms : The Basics

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Understanding How to Grow Mushrooms: The Basics By Peter N Parker | Submitted On June 18, 2012 Recommend Article Article Comments Print Article Share this article on Facebook Share this article on Twitter Share this article on Google+ Share this article on Linkedin Share this article on StumbleUpon Share this article on Delicious Share this article on Digg Share this article on Reddit Share this article on Pinterest Expert Author Peter N Parker Anyone who is interested in learning how to grow mushrooms will find that doing so can be a very time consuming process, and leave that person with hundreds, maybe thousands of unanswered questions, after seeing all the different techniques that there are. Learning to grow mushrooms at home can also be frustrating due to crafty sales gimmicks and inaccurate, or outdated techniques. Fortunately, growing mushrooms at home, indoors, or outside is actually relatively easy, and practical for most commercially available mushroom species. This article will not be comprehensive, but instead serve to be a guide for the beginner who is interested in growing mushrooms to become familiar with the basic principles, and techniques of mushroom cultivation. Growing mushrooms is achieved in several successive steps, and is much more complicated than growing plants, generally. Mushrooms form from mycelium, which is the vegetative part of the fungus, and is generally white, but color can vary with species. As a cultivator of mushrooms, you
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