rushwayne at aol.com
Fri Jan 5 03:18:25 EST 2001
"Zoran Krizman" krizman at zadarnet.hr wrote:
How to make a mycellium for mushrooms production??
If you are going to do it yourself, the basic idea
in starting mycelium is that you either
1) start with mushroom spores, and germinate
them on nutrient medium in a sterile container, or
2) you start with a fresh young mushroom and break
it open, then cut a bit of inner tissue out with a sterile knife and place it
on sterilized nutrient medium to grow.
If you don't want to do it yourself, there are
companies on the net that may sell cultures to you.
The difficulty is getting cultures past customs
officials who may want to open the cultures
to inspect them, allowing contaminants to enter.
"Growing Mushrooms with Hydrogen Peroxide"
More information about the Mycology