WA Course 18 - 19 MAY now available. BOOK NOW!
Cart 0

Forest Fungi — Innovative Techniques

How to make Supplemented Sawdust Substrate

Belinda Clark How to Grow Mushrooms Innovative Techniques

How to make Supplemented Sawdust Substrate

Here is a basic Forest Fungi supplemented sawdust substrate formula for growing many wood loving mushrooms. The ratios of ingredients can vary. 40 Litres hardwood sawdust (I use Eucalyptus sp.) 10 Litres oat chaff (optional, aids colonization with longer fibres) 10 Liters bran (or other Nitrogen supplements) 2 Litres Gypsum (Calcium Sulfate) A supplemented sawdust mix Mix with enough water to bring close to field capacity-where if you squeeze a handful hard enough, you'll just get a drop of moisture. I just mix in a cement mixer, then tip the lot into a bin. I tip the bin on its...

Read more →


Grow Oyster Mushrooms in large bags

Belinda Clark How to Grow Mushrooms Innovative Techniques

Grow Oyster Mushrooms in large bags

Ever wondered how to grow delicious oyster mushrooms the easy way? Why grow Oyster mushrooms in small bags when you can use big ones?? Forest Fungi now sell large oyster mushroom bags for super easy cultivation, storage and most importantly picking!   The best thing is the bags can be used for any Oyster mushroom you fancy...Pearl Oyster, Blue Oyster, Coral Pink or Candy Yellow.... Personally, we are work minimalists. We love growing and eating our mushrooms, but crikey, I really do appreciate being able to pick them easily! All you need to do is gently twist and fill your...

Read more →