The Mushroom Book for Beginners

A Mycology Starter Or How to Be a Backyard Mushroom Farmer and Grow the Best Edible Mushrooms at Home
Author: Frank Randall
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
ISBN: 9781480086258
Category: Nature
Page: 58
View: 2441
This book teaches you the basics of growing mushrooms at home. You'll take a step back in time and learn about the history of mushrooms as food and why it took centuries for home mushroom growing to really catch on. You find the best types of mushrooms for beginners to grow. If you aren't sure what tools you'll need, don't worry; this book has that covered too. You will learn how to make sure that your mushrooms grow quickly and pest free, and the best ways to harvest, preserve, and store your crop. Whether you like shiitakes, portobello, or oyster mushrooms, stop buying them in stores. You'll learn how to grow your own and keep your family well supplied.

Mushroom Cultivation for Beginners

Become an Expert of Mushrooms, Easy Step-by-Step Instructions to Grow Any Mushroom at Home - Oyster, Shiitake, Button, Enokitake, Lion's Mane, Wine Cap, Maitake and Many More
Author: Robbie Clarkson
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781707182565
Page: 144
View: 2482
You Are Just A Step Away From Becoming An Expert Of Mushrooms And Having The Best Mushrooms You Could Ever Dream Of! Did you know that there are over 10,000 varieties of mushrooms? While this may seem like a large number, mycologists actually believe that this is just a fraction of the mushrooms out there. The amazing thing is that all the different varieties of mushrooms have something unique to offer. For example, shiitake mushrooms are great for improving heart health and boosting your immunity. Button mushrooms on the other hand are high in fiber, potassium, copper and vitamin D, while enokitake mushrooms are a great source of phosphorous, potassium and iron, among others. Miitake mushrooms are also great because they are low in saturated fat, high in zinc, phosphorous folate and fiber, while oyster mushrooms are rich in vitamin C and D, calcium and zinc. You definitely want to enjoy the wide variety of nutrients that the different mushrooms have to offer. The only downside to this is that you may not get all the varieties of mushrooms available at your grocery store. So what does this mean for you? If you enjoy your mushrooms, then planting your own is your best option. This will enable you to plant whatever mushrooms you like and even make some money from selling some of the mushrooms that are great but not readily available. If you are ready to embark on planting mushrooms, then this is the book you need to have the best mushrooms. Here is a preview of what you will learn: How to grow different types of mushrooms such as shiitake, oyster, button, miitake, and others The varied kinds of substrates you can use to grow mushrooms The most suitable conditions to grow various kinds of mushrooms How to choose the type of mushrooms that you would love to grow The different stages the mushrooms go through during the cultivation process How to identify pests and diseases that are likely to affect your mushrooms and what to do to deal with them And much more! Are you ready to plant the best mushrooms? Click Buy Now With 1-Click or Buy Now to get started!

Psilocybin Mushrooms for Beginners

Become an Expert of Magic Mushroom Cultivation, Easy Step-by-Step Instructions to Grow Psychedelic Mushrooms at Home, A Complete Guide of This Hallucinogenic Plant for Medical Use and Health.
Author: Rоbbіе Сlаrkѕоn
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781707188239
Page: 172
View: 1502
Do you have an unusual interest in agriculture? Do the colors of the mushroom fill your heart? Do you want to play some role in creating this beauty of nature? Would you also like to share some of the benefits and uses of mushrooms with certain ingredients and effects? Want to harvest these magic mushrooms from scratch and then use them for a legitimate profit? If the answer to any of these questions is yes, then you are not alone. We are with you in the process of thinking and wishing to put this information into practice. And it wouldn't be inappropriate to say that this book is a perfect example of the unique variety of mushrooms and the endless beauty of nature. It never hurts to have proper knowledge of something. This book is written with this law of nature and your wishes in mind. It is a combination of the laws and the experiences of them, taking into account unique circumstances and events. This book applies to the sharing of information from both farmers' experiences and agriculture-related educators. Researchers have invented many ways to create a particular breed by producing two varieties. Magic mushrooms are also compatible with similar techniques. After years of research, educators called a theory a fact. The information and the experiences and results that led up to it are presented in the form of a book, covering all the basis. So that everyone can get used to it and be aware of all kinds of information about this kind of breeding, especially the production, breeding and growing of mushrooms. With the help of this book, you will learn: Identification of special types of Psilocybin Mushrooms. Some of their benefits and some standard ways to reap them. Outdoor or large-scale mushroom production Domestication of mushroom production at home This includes the pasteurization and sterilization of the substrate discussed and used Some of the key assets that contribute to the development of mushrooms Preparation and harvesting of mushrooms How to make money from mushroom self-cultivation? Its uses, basic facts and benefits Common problems encountered during mushroom cultivation and production This book aims to familiarize anyone with extraordinary things in the field of agriculture & to get the benefits from it by knowing the specifics about it. Would you like to know more? Download now and enter the Magic Mushroom World; it'll make you able to build your own base, which helps you create a small business in the future. So don't delay. Your wishes are about to become a reality. Scroll to the top of the page and select the "Buy Now" button to get your copy.

Among The Mushrooms

A Guide For Beginners
Author: Ellen M. Dallas,Caroline A. Burgin
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9789389821376
Category: Science
Page: 100
View: 2165
Among The Mushrooms: A Guide For Beginners This book is a result of an effort made by us towards making a contribution to the preservation and repair of original classic literature. In an attempt to preserve, improve and recreate the original content, we have worked towards: 1. Type-setting & Reformatting: The complete work has been re-designed via professional layout, formatting and type-setting tools to re-create the same edition with rich typography, graphics, high quality images, and table elements, giving our readers the feel of holding a 'fresh and newly' reprinted and/or revised edition, as opposed to other scanned & printed (Optical Character Recognition - OCR) reproductions. 2. Correction of imperfections: As the work was re-created from the scratch, therefore, it was vetted to rectify certain conventional norms with regard to typographical mistakes, hyphenations, punctuations, blurred images, missing content/pages, and/or other related subject matters, upon our consideration. Every attempt was made to rectify the imperfections related to omitted constructs in the original edition via other references. However, a few of such imperfections which could not be rectified due to intentional\unintentional omission of content in the original edition, were inherited and preserved from the original work to maintain the authenticity and construct, relevant to the work. We believe that this work holds historical, cultural and/or intellectual importance in the literary works community, therefore despite the oddities, we accounted the work for print as a part of our continuing effort towards preservation of literary work and our contribution towards the development of the society as a whole, driven by our beliefs. We are grateful to our readers for putting their faith in us and accepting our imperfections with regard to preservation of the historical content. HAPPY READING!

How to Grow Magic Mushrooms

A 100% Guide for Beginners. Benefits of Mushroom Grower's Kit
Author: Smith John
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781689724852
Page: 86
View: 8234
As with any other plants, magic mushrooms requires some guidelines and care to make them grow well. If you are new to psilocybin mushroom, this book is a comprehensive guide to all your needs to know about magic mushrooms. If you have not grown a mushrooms before, you may be tempted to begin with magic mushroom grow kit. These are ready to use packs that contains a living mycelium substrate (the material that helps mushroom growth), and this grower's kit need to be cared for. Also, your grower's kit needs to be free from any form of mushroom pest and diseases, to enable them grow well. This book has also outline how to make your grower's kit and mushroom farm free from pest and disease. Working with Agar is also detailed here.


A Beginner's Guide to Cultivating and Using Mushrooms
Author: Tom Gordon
Publisher: Independently Published
ISBN: 9781674087498
Page: 144
View: 6841
Eliminate the guesswork out of growing and harvesting edible and medicinal mushrooms from the comfort of your home with this comprehensive guide to cultivating mushrooms for fun and profit Do you want to learn how to grow your own mushrooms, but don't know where to begin? Have you been searching for information to take your mushroom growing skills to the next level without depending on pesticides without much success? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then keep reading... In this book, Tom Gordon offers a definitive instructional manual on how to grow, maintain and harvest mushrooms. Whether it's for culinary or medicinal purposes, this book will provide you with the foundational skills you need to produce your own mushrooms quickly, safely and effectively. Here's a preview of what you're going to learn in this book: Over 20 life-changing reasons you should consider including mushrooms in your current diet Surefire ways to effortlessly tell if a mushroom is edible or poisonous How to pick a mushroom and the tools you're going to need when foraging Over 15 of the most common, edible mushrooms and how to identify each of them What you need to know about the seven different categories of mushrooms Everything you need to know about the basics of the mushroom plant Step-by-step instructions to grow, maintain and harvest different varieties of mushrooms Common problems people run into when trying to grow mushrooms and how to troubleshoot them A crash guide to cultivating gourmet mushrooms for insane profits ...and tons more! Designed for beginners growing mushrooms for the first time and want to rely less on store-bought produce, this book is packed with deep insights into the mushroom plants, as well as practical advice to help you become an expert in growing mushrooms in as little time as possible. Scroll to the top of the page and click the "Buy Now" button to get started today!

Plant Based Diet for Beginners Book

A Complete Guide: 30-Days Plant Based Diet Meal Plan with 100 Plant Based Diet Recipes (A Plant Based Diet Cookbook)
Author: Violet Goff
Publisher: Charles Jesuseyitan Adebola
ISBN: 8835354579
Category: Cooking
Page: N.A
View: 9725
The goal of any new health-diet, such as the plant-based diet, is mostly to harness the benefits of the diet, manage your health, and live optimally. The idea of leaving your comfort foods, starting out and sticking to a plant-based diet without proper help, can be overwhelming. This Plant-Based Diet for Beginners Book will get you started, and aid a smooth and stress-free transition from your regular foods to the plant-based diet. In this book you will find: A 30-Day Plant-Based Meal Plan, including list of options for breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks. A Plant-Based Diet Kickstart Guide, which includes tips, hacks and tricks for a successful transition to the plant-based diet. A Meal Guide (What to Eat and What Not to Eat) More than 100 Plant-Based Diet recipes, including main nutritional information to help you keep track macros. You will enjoy simple, sumptuous, healthy and satisfying plant-based diet meals that will make you will feel better, live healthier and live longer. Congratulations.

Growing Mushrooms

The Complete Grower's Guide to Becoming a Mushroom Expert and Starting Cultivation at Home
Author: Richard Korman
Publisher: Independently Published
ISBN: 9781659117271
Page: 165
View: 8412
Do you want to know how you can harness the healing powers of mushrooms for profit and health? Are you interested in knowing how you can grow mushroom from scratch even if you are a complete beginner? 'Growing Mushrooms' is your comprehensive, go-to guide for understanding how to grow mushrooms at home in an exciting way even if you have no farming or gardening experience. Within the pages of this practical guide, you will discover how mushrooms grow, how to grow mushrooms, the best conditions for growing mushrooms, the types of mushrooms to grow at home, and the exceptional health benefits of consuming some varieties of these fungi. With lots of wrong information about the cultivation of mushrooms out there, it can be hard for beginners to separate fact from fiction. This is where this step-by-step playbook comes in to help. Inside this book, you'll find a beginner-friendly guide to everything there is to know about growing mushrooms and choosing the right medium for its cultivation. Whether your goal is to grow a small quantity of mushrooms at home as a hobby, or start a large-scale mushroom farming business, you find the knowledge you need in this book. Also, this book will give you the practical guidance and extensive information you need to take advantage of the nutritional benefits of mushrooms for yourself or your family. Within the Pages of This Book, You'll Discover: Easy techniques that show you how to grow magical mushrooms effortlessly in your home Transformational information on the origin and history of mushrooms The nutritional benefits of mushrooms and how you can use it to conquer health problems The various types of mushrooms and ways to grow them for commercial purposes How to consume mushrooms safely And much more... The is not one of those books filled with stories of mushrooms cultivation. It's a straight forward but friendly, no-nonsense approach based on years of documented practical research. Scroll Up and Click The "Buy Now" Button to Get This Book Today!

Handbook on Mushroom Cultivation and Processing (with Dehydration, Preservation and Canning)

Author: NIIR Board of Consultants & Engineers
ISBN: 8178330342
Category: Mushroom culture
Page: 544
View: 9298
Mushrooms are the health food of the world. These are that fast growing basidiomycetous fungi which produce fleshy fruit bodies. They are rich in proteins, vitamins and minerals, so they are consumed as energy rich food. Mushroom has been attracting attention of mankind since ancient times and use of mushroom, as food is as old as human civilization. Mushrooms are superior to many vegetables and beans in their nutritive value. It is very rich in protein, vitamins and minerals. Fresh mushrooms contain about 85% water and 3.2% protein. But dried mushrooms water content is low and protein level is high as 34 to 44% and the fat content is less than 0.3%. There are about 100 species of edible mushrooms all over the world. But only three of them are cultivated in India which are Agaricus bisporus, Volvariella volvacea and pleurotus sajor caju. Unfortunately, it is realized that mushrooms did not receive universal acceptance over the years since a number of naturally growing mushrooms are poisonous. Now the situation has been changed because the cultivated edible mushrooms are totally safe for human consumption. Mushroom cultivation fits in very well with sustainable farming and has several advantages: it uses agricultural waste products, a high production per surface area can be obtained, after picking; the spent substrate is still a good soil conditioner. They have less carbohydrate so they are believed to be suitable for diabetic patients. Fresh mushrooms have very limited life and hence they need to be consumed within few hours. But processing and canning increases their shelf life to few months. Osmotic dehydration is one of the important methods of processing mushroom which involves drying technology of mushroom. Mushrooms are very popular in most of the developed countries and they are becoming popular in many developing countries like India. Applications and market for mushrooms is growing rapidly in India because of their nice aroma, nutritious values, subtle flavour and many special tastes. Mushroom cultivation has been declared as a major thrust area by Government of India. Mushroom dish is a common item in all the big hotels. Mushroom production has increased many folds during the recent past. Mushrooms have found a definite place in the food consumption habits of common masses and there is a constant demand for it throughout the year. Some of the fundamentals of the book are nutritive value of edible mushrooms, medicinal value of mushrooms, advantages of mushrooms, symptoms of mushroom poisoning, morphology of common edible mushrooms, classification of fungi a brief survey, chemical composition, anti nutritional factors and shelf life of oyster mushroom , osmotic dehydration characteristics of button mushrooms, mushroom cultivation, cultivation of white button mushroom (agaricus bisporus), actors determining the amount of spawn needed, fungidues for mushroom diseases insectides for mushroom pets etc. The present book contains cultivation, processing, dehydration, preservation and canning of various species of mushrooms. It is resourceful book for agriculturists, researchers, agriculture universities, consultants etc.


2 Books in 1: The Ultimate Guide for Beginners and Intermediate People to Magic Mushroom Cultivation with Update Methods
Author: John Mush
Publisher: Independently Published
Page: 188
View: 5216
You Are A Step Away From Uncovering The Secret Power Of Magic Mushroom, Including How You Can Use Them To Improve Your Health And Life, Cultivate Them And Much More! If you've always wanted to learn about Magic mushrooms- their spirituality, properties and psychedelic effects and uses -to expand your knowledge about this unique fungi, or to exploit the plant's healing properties, but you've never really found an ideal, comprehensive resource to take you through it, then keep reading... Maybe you've always wanted to start cultivating the plant for commercial use but are tired of the conflicting information online about the plant's biochemistry, psychedelic effects and cultivation processes that should be used. Whatever the reason for your interest in the magic mushroom is, just know that you've come to the right place. Magic mushroom is a unique fungi- very useful and profitable when well understood, but yet potentially dangerous and unhealthy when poorly understood. However, having all the facts about the plant doesn't have to be difficult, and neither is the process of using it and cultivating it. In fact, it's easier than you think. Studies published in the National Institutes of Health demonstrate the fact that magic mushrooms are very useful to mankind, as they treat depression and other mood-related disorders, and fight cancer- among countless other health uses. Another study conducted by the King's College, London (published in CNN) and mental health care company assert that the active ingredient in the mushroom (psilocybin) can change people's lives by improving their mood and treating mental health problems. This means that getting acquainted with this poorly understood fungi is probably the most important thing you can do right now, and have made the right step towards improving your life with its understanding. Lucky for you, this 2 in 1 book is specially designed to take you through everything you need to know about magic mushrooms. And if you have questions like... What exactly are magic mushrooms and why are they referred to as 'magic' mushrooms? What can they do and what makes it possible for them to achieve the benefits? How can you start using these mushrooms for your health? How do you use them safely - how much dosage? Is it possible to grow your own mushrooms and what does the law say about that? And many others.... You are in luck because this 2 in 1 book covers all that and much more so keep reading! Here is a tiny fraction of what you will discover: The history of magic mushrooms The types of magic mushrooms How to identify them The effects of magic mushrooms in the brain and emotions How to use the mushrooms safely How the magic mushrooms fight cancer How to grow these potent plants the right way The best conditions for growing different kinds of mushrooms, including cultivation, pest control, harvesting, post harvesting preparation and storage Other functions of these mushrooms Other health benefits (besides fighting cancer) What scientists and experts say about them ...and much, much more! Even if you are a complete beginner to the world of magic mushrooms, if you have a burning desire to become among the few people worldwide who truly understand the power of the magic mushrooms and actually start picking or cultivating them on your own to tap into their rich uses, Scroll up and click Buy Now With 1-Click or Buy Now to get started!

Hallucinogenic and Poisonous Mushroom Field Guide

Author: Gary P. Menser
Publisher: Ronin Publishing
ISBN: 157951202X
Category: Social Science
Page: 140
View: 4878
Hallucinogenic and Poisonous Mushrooms Field Guide tells how to find wild mushrooms in America. It is a hip-pocket field guide that presents 24 hallucinogenic mushrooms that grow in the USA and 8 poisonous species that they are confused with. A reliable reference for beginners, the Field Guide opens up the world of mycology in a clear and precise way. A compact course in mycology as well as a handy tool for the professional. Features: How to collect, identify and dry, useful keys and charts, Chemical qualities, genus and species information, over 30 color photos and 50 line drawings, taxonomy, and glossaries: Latin terms, macroscopic and microscopic characteristics.

Mushrooms of West Virginia and the Central Appalachians

Author: William C. Roody
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813156572
Category: Nature
Page: 536
View: 1500
With its dense forests and plentiful rainfall, West Virginia and the rest of the Central Appalachian region is an almost perfect habitat for hundreds of varieties of wild mushrooms. For the mushroom hunter, this vast bounty provides sheer delight and considerable challenge, for every outdoor excursion offers the chance of finding a mushroom not previously encountered. For both the seasoned mycologist and the novice mushroom hunter, Mushrooms of West Virginia and the Central Appalachians serves as a solid introduction s of the region. Some 400 species are described and illustrated with the author's own stunning color photographs, and many more are discussed in the text. Detailed mushroom descriptions assure confident identifications. Each species account includes remarks about edibility and extensive commentary to help distinguish similar species. A comprehensive glossary of specialized mycological terms is provided.

Mushrooming Without Fear

The Beginner's Guide to Collecting Safe and Delicious Mushrooms
Author: Alexander Schwab
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 9781602391604
Category: Nature
Page: 128
View: 6538
Eight rules of mushroom gathering, color photographs, identification checklist, recipes, advice on handling, and more.

Thr Beginner's Book of Cooking for Arthritis

Author: N.A
Publisher: Railway Cat Creations
ISBN: 9780953740642
Category: Arthritis
Page: 64
View: 4873

Mushroom Cultivation Technology

Author: R. Gogoi,Y. Rathaiah,T.R. Borah
Publisher: Scientific Publishers
ISBN: 9387893014
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 130
View: 6180
The book deals with all practical aspects of cultivation technology of four commonly grown mushroom viz. oyster, paddy straw, button and milky mushroom. The cultivation technologies illustrated are suited to tropical and sub-tropical conditions that are very easy to adopt and economically viable. Methods to distinguish edible and poisonous mushrooms are well depicted. The historical events of mushroom cultivation and recent developments are recorded in a chronological order and concise manner. An exhaustive list of edible, non-edible and poisonous fungal species is an important compilation which can serve as a check list of mushroom flora. Further, description of selected wild edible mushrooms and preparation of compost from spent mushroom beds are the unique additions. Most of the information are presented in a bound format of “Mushroom Cultivation�, a newly offered optional course for 3rd year B.Sc. (Ag.). Hence emphasis in this book is two-fold: to acquaint students and all the beginners with mushroom culture and to appraise the people with the importance and multiprong use of mushroom.

Edible Wild Mushrooms of Illinois and Surrounding States

A Field-to-Kitchen Guide
Author: Joe McFarland,Gregory M. Mueller
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252094279
Category: Nature
Page: 232
View: 4292
Lavishly illustrated with nearly three hundred gorgeous full-color photos, this engaging guidebook carefully describes forty different edible species of wild mushrooms found around Illinois and surrounding states, including Iowa, Wisconsin, Missouri, Indiana, and Kentucky. With conversational and witty prose, the book provides extensive detail on each edible species, including photographs of potential look-alikes to help you safely identify and avoid poisonous species. Mushroom lovers from Chicago to Cairo will find their favorite local varieties, including morels, chanterelles, boletes, puffballs, and many others. Veteran mushroom hunters Joe McFarland and Gregory M. Mueller also impart their wisdom about the best times and places to find these hidden gems. Edible Wild Mushrooms of Illinois and Surrounding States also offers practical advice on preparing, storing, drying, and cooking with wild mushrooms, presenting more than two dozen tantalizing mushroom recipes from some of the best restaurants and chefs in Illinois, including one of Food & Wine magazine's top 10 new chefs of 2007. Recipes include classics like Beer Battered Morels, Parasol Mushroom Frittatas, and even the highly improbable (yet delectable) Morel Tiramisu for dessert. As the first new book about Illinois mushrooms in more than eighty years, this is the guide that mushroom hunters and cooks have been craving. Visit the book's companion website at

Organic Mushroom Farming and Mycoremediation

Simple to Advanced and Experimental Techniques for Indoor and Outdoor Cultivation
Author: Tradd Cotter
Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing
ISBN: 1603584552
Page: 382
View: 5748
Provides a guide to successful mushroom cultivation practices, examining ways to utilize mushrooms other than for food, including cleaning up industrial pollution and creating antibacterials.