Why Genetics Are Important In Mushroom Cultivation

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Learn about why genetics are important in mushroom cultivation. You might have the best substrate recipes and grow room conditions but it might not be enough. An often-overlooked reason you’re not getting the fruitbody development you seek is due to genetics. Genes are the basic units of biological information. They contain a genetic code that […]

Grain Spawn vs Sawdust Spawn

grain spawn vs sawdust spawn

I see a lot of confusion when it comes to Grain Spawn vs Sawdust Spawn. The title of the blog is a bit misleading because this isn’t a competition of pros and cons to find out which is better. Grain spawn and sawdust spawn are both important in the arena of mushroom cultivation. You almost […]

Basic Mycology Terms

Basic Mycology Terms. The path to knowledge.

Below is a list of Basic Mycology Terms that mushroom cultivators should take the time to learn and understand. If you’re looking for acronyms & abbreviations click here. Agar – A gelatin-like product extracted from red seaweed. Used to solidify culture media in Petri dishes and culture slants.  Autoclave – An apparatus used for sterilizing […]

Mycology Acronyms & Abbreviations

Mycology Acronyms & Abbreviations

Mycology Acronyms & Abbreviations to help you along on your mushroom journey. If you notice there isn’t one listed that you think should be please send us an email at [email protected] and let us know. We would love to hear from you. • BE – Biological Efficiency Biological Efficiency is a calculation to demonstrate how […]