Shiitake Mushroom Cultivation in the Northeast United States

Created with SARE support
Willie Crosby | 2019 | 28 pages

The guide, developed by farmer Willie Crosby of Fungi Ally, outlines the process of indoor and outdoor shiitake mushroom cultivation. It also includes results from strain research conducted through a Northeast SARE Farmer Grant.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Strains and Spawn Sources
  3. Growing Shiitake Mushrooms on Logs
  4. Growing Shiitake Mushrooms on Supplemented Sawdust
  5. Getting Started and Resources

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This material is based upon work that is supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture through the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.