New Product – Oyster Mushroom Coffee Growing Kit
A great gift for coffee lovers. Use your own spent coffee grounds to grow your own oyster mushrooms with this easy to use kit. Simply add your grounds daily to the tub, sprinkle on some grain and cardboard chips, and watch the coffee disapear in a wave of mycelium. Our kit is different to others out there, allowing you to turn your own waste coffee into delicious gourmet food.
NEW – 120 Plug Spawn Packs
We’ve just introduced a 120 Plug Spawn Pack, which is great value at £10.00. 120 plugs can make 4 x 50 cm long logs, or 2 x 1 m long logs. 120 packs are kept in stock, and available across all our species.
Can you tell the difference between good quality mushroom spawn and poor quality mushroom spawn?
…’No’. Most people can’t (unless you’re a mushroom farmer of course) – and there are companies out there that take full advantage of this fact. We are not one of them. We supply professional growers who rely on us for the success of their business, and we produce the same quality spawn for our hobby customers, so you can be confident when purchasing mushroom spawn from us.
Mushroom Log Farming Presents New Opportunities…
Make productive use of woodlands and/or redundant buildings using readily available ‘waste’ wood and agricultural materials. Take advantage of the growing interest for new culinary experiences and locally produced ethical food. We have 15 years experience of helping new growers to make the most of their resources. Many of our species and strains are not grown commercially on a large scale, giving our growers a distinct marketing advantage when it comes to gaining customers for their mushrooms. Get in touch to arrange a free consultation.
Below is a guide to which parts of the tree are suitable for a particular mushroom species, with the aim of utilising the whole tree to cultivate a range of mushroom species. The vast majority of hardwood trees are suitable for mushroom cultivation: alder, chestnut, poplar, willow, hornbeam, oak, beech, birch, are amongst the best. […]