I wanted to let y'all know I will be holding a 20-hour Mushroom Cultivation & Application Courses in Brooklyn this September 8–10. Full details here.
I will also be holding them at other cities across the country (see them all here).
Designed for the beginner as well the experienced cultivator, this Course covers everything you need to know to fruit mushrooms indoors all year, construct a mushroom farm, and establish regenerative outdoor mushroom installations. We start from the ground up and cover small and large scale operations, all while utilizing the most up-to-date and appropriate techniques and technologies. Student, group, and low-income discounts are available.
Mushroom Cultivation Fungamentals
The fascinating biology, ecology, and history of the Fungal Kingdom
The core principles that underlie the art and science of cultivation
Aseptic (“sterile”) practices with agar, grains, straw, compost, and woody materials
The industry secret of liquid mushroom inoculum and its many applications
Place-based resource management and systems design principles
Lab and fruiting environment designs for home-, farm-, or community-scale projects
Appropriate, low-cost, and low-tech cultivation methods and tools