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Preparing for your mushrooms --- cutting logs

Sycamore logs for shiitake mushroomsWe took advantage of a beautiful day on Monday to cut down our mushroom trees.  Logs for mushrooms should be cut from healthy living trees so that your spawn doesn't have any wild fungi to compete with, and February is the perfect time of year to cut the fully dormant trees.

The type of tree to cut for your mushroom depends on the species you want to grow.  Read more....

This post is part of our Innoculating Mushroom Logs series.  Read all of the entries:

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