Growing gourmet and medical mushrooms

Paul Stamets. Growing gourmet and medical mushrooms. - Ten Speed Press, 2000

Содержание

1. Mushrooms, Civilization and History

2. The Role of Mushrooms in Nature

3.Selecting a Candidate for Cultivation

4. Natural Culture: Creating Mycological Landscapes

5. The Stametsian Model: Permaculture with a Mycological Twist

6. Materials fo rFormulating a Fruiting Substrate

7. Biological Efficiency: An Expression of Yield

8. Home-made vs. Commercial Spawn

9. The Mushroom Life Cycle

10. The Six Vectors of Contamination

11. Mind and Methods for Mushroom Culture

12. Culturing Mushroom Mycelium on Agar Media

13. The Stock Culture Library: A Genetic Bank of Mushroom Strains

14. Evaluating a Mushroom Strain

15. Generating Grain Spawn

16. Creating Sawdust Spawn

17. Growing Gourmet Mushrooms on Enriched Sawdust

18. Cultivating Gourmet Mushrooms on Agricultural Waste Products

19. Cropping Containers

20. Casing: A Topsoil Promoting Mushroom Formation

21. Growth Parameters for Gourmet and Medicinal Mushroom Species

Spawn Run: Colonizing the Substrate

Primordia Formation: The Initiation Strategy

Fruitbody (Mushroom) Development

The Gilled Mushrooms

The Polypore Mushrooms of the Genera Ganoderma, Grifola and Polyporus

The Lion’s Mane of the Genus Hericium

The Wood Ears of the Genus Auricularia

The Morels: Land-Fish Mushrooms of the Genus Morchella

The Morel Life Cycle

22. Maximizing the Substrate’s Potential through Species Sequencing

23. Harvesting, Storing, and Packaging the Crop for Market

24. Mushroom Recipes: Enjoying the Fruits of Your Labors

25. Cultivation problems & Their Solutions: A Troubleshoting guide

Appendices

I. Description of Environment for a Mushroom Farm

II. Designing and Building A Spawn Laboratory

III. The Growing Room: An Environment for Mushroom Formation & Development

IV. Resource Directory

V. Analyses of Basic Materials Used in Substrate Preparation

VI. Data Conversion Tables

Glossary

Bibliography

Acknowledgments

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GROWING GOURMET AND MEDICINAL MUSHROOMS
Soybean Waste
Supplements
Structure of the Habitat

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Biological Efficiency: An Expression of Yield

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Home-madevs.CommercialSpawn

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'I'he 1\'Iiishroorn Life (ycle
10. The Six Vectors ofContaniination
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11. MindandMethodsforMushroomCulture
Overview

of, Techniques for Cultivating Mushrooms

12. CulturingMushroomMyceliumonAgarMedia

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Nutrified Agar Media
Malt Extract, Yeast Agar
Potato, Dextrose, Yeast Agar
Oatmeal, Malt, Yeast Enriched Agar

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Preparing

DogFoodAgar
Corn Meal, Yeast, Glucose Agar
Nitrogen & Carbohydrate Supplements
End-Substrate Supplements
Pouring Agar Media
Starting a Mushroom Strain by Cloning
Cloning Wild Specimens vs. Cloning Cultivated Mushrooms
How to Collect Spores
Germinating Spores
Purifying a Culture

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13. The Stock Culture Library: A Genetic Bank of Mushroom Strains..... 103
Preserving the Culture Library
The Stamets "P" Value System for Age Determination of a Strain
Iconic Types of Mushroom Mycelium
The Event of Volunteer Primordia on Nutrified Agar Media

14. EvaluatingaMushroomStrain

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28 Features for Evaluating and Selecting a Mushroom Strain

15. Generating Grain

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Formulas for Creating Grain Spawn
Grain Formulas for Spawn Production
First Generation Grain-Spawn Masters
Steps for Generating Grain Spawn Masters
Second and Third Generation Grain Spawn

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