What to do with your new mushroom log.

Your logs are completely maintenance free, after you find a good location for them. Here’s a quick checklist: Set it outside in a mostly shady spot, like the north or north-east side of a structure or under some trees. Don’t put it under cover, since it should get rained on. Keep it off the soil … Read more

Growing Shiitake Mushrooms

Yes, you can do that very easily in your backyard. Brevard has an excellent climate for this, being in a temperate rainforest. All you need is: – a small log (or several), 4-8 inches in diameter and about 4 ft long – some mushroom spawn – some melted wax Then drill some evenly spaced holes … Read more