Mushroom Information

  • 5 Absolutely Awesome Reasons to Grow Your Own Mushrooms

      Nothing beats the joy that comes from growing and harvesting your very own crops. Hey, after growing mushrooms for the first time, our founder, ...
  • Shocking Your Grow Kit

    Fungi are living organisms that sometimes need a prompt to realize it is time to start fruiting and growing mushrooms. 

    What does this mean for home mushroom production? We found our shiitake blocks do better when we provide triggers to let the mushrooms know they should fruit.

  • How to Harvest Shiitake Mushrooms

    Are my shiitake mushrooms ready to harvest?  Shiitakes are ready to harvest when their caps have opened to the point where you can see the gills on...