Many people do not realize how valuable mushrooms can be as a nutritious food source as well as a powerful medicine. There is many important reasons to grow your own mushrooms but the most popular is for food. Mushrooms are an interesting food group as they are not considered a true vegetable. Without roots, leaves, or seeds they can grow with minimal light and sometimes in complete darkness. Mushrooms grow wild all over the world and have been honored in many food cultures since back to ancient Egypt, considered a delicacy for royalty. Learn more about Mycology <
Mushrooms are packed full of valuable nutrients like proteins, B vitamins, and many minerals. They are low in calories and may possess antibacterial substances to help the body. When they are cooked fresh mushrooms offer the most nutritional benefit versus the canned version found in grocery stores. Mushrooms can be added to almost any dish and work with a variety of flavours, they can be added to salad, soups, pasta and can also be grilled like a meat patty. With this many positive benefits why would anyone not be growing there own mushrooms? We don't know why.
Consider the total amount of pesticides and preservatives used on edible mushrooms found in your grocery store.
Why not grow your own "ORGANIC" mushrooms?
You can grow almost any type of edible/medicinal mushroom from home using mushroom grow kits and/or substrates. There is a variety of systems to choose from based on price, cultivation method and your experience level.
Mushrooms are more than a nutritious food source. They protect and maintain a healthy ecosystem creating a balance.
Mycoremediation & YOU!
learn how to utilize fungi.
Learn about this form of bio remediation that utilizes mushroom species to help return contaminated areas to there natural state. There are many ways mushrooms can help save the world. It's time for us humans to befriend the fungi!
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