This FAQ is based off of questions that I commonly receive. It will continually be updated as I encounter new inquiries. It is a work in progress. : )
There is quite a bit of lingo that is utilized by those who grow mushrooms.
- For instance, FAE stands for fresh air exchange. I have yet to see a complete list of shroom-related acronyms but this one provided at shroomery.org is pretty close.
How do I make a spore print?
- Click on this link for an instructional article on how to make one.
How do I forage for edible mushrooms?
- I cover some basics to get you started in my articles, “Can I Eat It: YES or NO? Foraging For Edible Mushrooms” and “Mushroom Identification: An Introduction” but this is just a start. To thoroughly answer this question will take much research on your part.
How do I grow/cultivate mushrooms at home?
- This is one question could take a few minutes to hours to answer depending on the path taken. I am going to address this question in a series of articles. So stay tuned…