Mushrooms: A Beginner's Guide to Cultivating and Using Mushrooms (Paperback)

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Eliminate the guesswork out of growing and harvesting edible and medicinal mushrooms from the comfort of your home with this comprehensive guide to cultivating mushrooms for fun and profit

Do you want to learn how to grow your own mushrooms, but don't know where to begin? Have you been searching for information to take your mushroom growing skills to the next level without depending on pesticides without much success?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, then keep reading...

In this book, Tom Gordon offers a definitive instructional manual on how to grow, maintain and harvest mushrooms. Whether it's for culinary or medicinal purposes, this book will provide you with the foundational skills you need to produce your own mushrooms quickly, safely and effectively.

Here's a preview of what you're going to learn in this book:

  • Over 20 life-changing reasons you should consider including mushrooms in your current diet
  • Surefire ways to effortlessly tell if a mushroom is edible or poisonous
  • How to pick a mushroom and the tools you're going to need when foraging
  • Over 15 of the most common, edible mushrooms and how to identify each of them
  • What you need to know about the seven different categories of mushrooms
  • Everything you need to know about the basics of the mushroom plant
  • Step-by-step instructions to grow, maintain and harvest different varieties of mushrooms
  • Common problems people run into when trying to grow mushrooms and how to troubleshoot them
  • A crash guide to cultivating gourmet mushrooms for insane profits
  • ...and tons more

Designed for beginners growing mushrooms for the first time and want to rely less on store-bought produce, this book is packed with deep insights into the mushroom plants, as well as practical advice to help you become an expert in growing mushrooms in as little time as possible.

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Product Details
ISBN: 9781951345198
ISBN-10: 1951345193
Publisher: Novelty Publishing LLC
Publication Date: December 20th, 2019
Pages: 146
Language: English


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