Best Value-added Mushroom Products For Gourmet Mushroom Growers

Gourmet mushroom growers, large and small, always end up with harvested mushrooms that are not good enough for fresh sales to consumers. The mushrooms may have cosmetic defects, be smaller than average, or you may have more mushrooms than customers. One of the best ways to turn those extra mushrooms into profits is to make […]

Six Ways To Profit Growing Gourmet Mushrooms

Gourmet mushrooms, like oyster and shiitake, are a perfect year-round cash crop for small growers, because they can be grown indoors, produce six crops per year, and sell for over $10 per pound. While the growing part is not too difficult, many new growers are at a loss when it comes to figuring out where […]

2 Most Profitable Mushrooms For Part-Time Growers

The popularity of gourmet mushrooms is growing fast, as more and more folks discover the great taste and health benefits. In fact, almost ten million pounds of oyster and shiitake mushrooms were sold in the U.S. last year. In Europe and Asia, mushrooms are much more widely grown and eaten, but Americans are catching up. […]

Top 12 FAQs About Growing Gourmet Mushrooms For Profit

Gourmet mushrooms, such as oyster and shiitake, are one of the best cash crops for small growers. Although they are traditionally grown on logs outdoors, and still are in many areas, now both can be grown indoors in bags, using straw or sawdust instead of logs. Here are a few answers to new grower’s questions […]