Mushroom Mastery: The Ultimate Guide to Fungi Farming Outdoors - 4+ hrs OnDemand Only
What will I learn in the Workshop?
This class is a comprehensive collection of 4 sessions and bonus videos that delves deeper into the world of outdoor mushroom cultivation than ever before. Building on the foundations laid in our "Fungi Frenzy" class, we've expanded the curriculum to include artistic illustrations, in-depth discussions of the cultivation process, and an abundance of resources to support your learning.
Part 1: Dive deeper into the reproduction and growth of mushrooms, including a detailed demonstration of how to inoculate straw and wood chip beds for wine cap mushroom cultivation. Learn about the benefits of using this method in a no-till garden and how it can enhance soil fertility.
In Part 2 of the class, you'll delve into the art of sourcing logs for mushroom cultivation. Our expert instructor will guide you through the do's and don'ts of log sourcing and provide you with tips and tricks for selecting the best logs for your mushroom cultivation. You'll also learn how to make totems, a unique method for growing oyster mushrooms and other varieties. This session will be filled with colorful illustrations that will help you visualize the different parts of the process and understand the steps involved. Additionally, you'll learn how to make cardboard spawn and the various ways it can be used in mushroom cultivation. This session will provide you with the knowledge and skills to source and prepare logs for inoculation, setting you up for success in your mushroom growing journey.
Part 3: Mastering Log Cultivation - Learn the drill-and-fill method for growing shiitake mushrooms on logs, and explore the best sourcing practices for logs. This session includes a detailed demo on drilling and inoculating logs, as well as tips on setting up a streamlined cultivation station. Get a behind-the-scenes look at our expert's personal setup and techniques for successful log cultivation.
Part 4: Advanced Mushroom Cultivation Techniques - Learn the secrets to forcing fruiting, maintaining and nurturing your mushroom logs, and foraging for wild mushrooms. Discover how to manipulate the environment to induce fruiting in summer months, avoid common mistakes, and gain valuable insights from our expert's first year of foraging experience. Get a deeper understanding of the diverse uses and applications of mushrooms, from edibles to medicinals to deadly varieties.
Don't miss out on this opportunity to master the art of mushroom cultivation and foraging. Sign up for our comprehensive and in-depth Mushroom Mastery: Fungi Farming class now and gain access to over 4 hours of expert-led content, including hands-on demonstrations, detailed instructions, and a wealth of resources to help you succeed. Whether you're a seasoned gardener or just starting out, this class will give you the knowledge and skills you need to grow mushrooms sustainably and successfully in your backyard. Don't wait, enroll today and take the first step toward becoming a mushroom growing expert!