The mushroom cultivator. A practical guide to growing mushrooms at home

Paul Stamets. The mushroom cultivator. A practical guide to growing mushrooms at home. - Agarikon press, 1983

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FOREWORD by Dr. Andrew Weil

PREFACE

I. INTRODUCTION TO MUSHROOM CULTURE

II. STERILE TECHNIQUE AND AGAR CULTURE

III. GRAIN CULTURE

IV. THE MUSHROOM GROWING ROOM

V. COMPOST PREPARATION

VI. NON-COMPOSTED SUBSTRATES

VII. SPAWNING AND SPAWN RUNNING IN BULK SUBSTRATES

VIII. THE CASING LAYER

IX. STRATEGIES FOR MUSHROOM FORMATION (PINHEAD INITIATION)

X. ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS: SUSTAINING THE MUSHROOM CROP

XL GROWING PARAMETERS FOR VARIOUS MUSHROOM SPECIES

XII. CULTIVATION PROBLEMS AND THEIR SOLUTIONS: A TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDE

XIII. THE CONTAMINANTS OF MUSHROOM CULTURE: IDENTIFICATION AND CONTROL

XIV. THE PESTS OF MUSHROOM CULTURE

XV. MUSHROOM GENETICS

APPENDICES

GLOSSARY

BIBLIOGRAPHY

INDEX

PHOTOGRAPHY AND ILLUSTRATION CREDITS

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

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VII. SPAWNING AND SPAWN RUNNING IN BULK SUBSTRATES
Moisture Content
Substrate Temperature
Dry Weight of Substrate
Duration of Spawn Run
Spawning Methods
Environmental Conditions
Super Spawning
Supplementation at Spawning.
Supplementation at Casing

VIII. THE CASING LAYER
Function
Properties
Materials
Formulas and Preparation
Application
Casing Colonization
Casing Moisture and Mycelial Appearance
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IX. STRATEGIES FOR MUSHROOM FORMATION (PINHEAD INITIATION)
Basic Pinning Strategy
Primordia Formation Procedures
The Relationship Between Primordia Formation and Yield
The Influence of Light on Pinhead Initiation

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X. ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS: SUSTAINING THE MUSHROOM CROP
Temperature
Flushing Pattern
Air Movement
Watering
Harvesting
Preserving Mushrooms .

XI. GROWING PARAMETERS FOR VARIOUS MUSHROOM SPECIES
Agaricus bitorquis
Agaricus brunnescens
Coprinus comatus
Flammulina velutipes
Lentinusedodes
Lepista nuda
Panaeolus cyanescens
Panaeolus subbalteatus

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