Mushrooms home grow - Knowledgebase Question

Roanoke, VA (Zone 7A)
Question by deduran88
June 10, 2007
Hi! I have a little vegetable garden, and it is doing fine; I want a know how to grow

Answer from NGA
June 10, 2007


There are commercially available mushroom kits you might enjoy trying for your first attempt with a small quantity. Once you see how that works out, you can begin to try to improvise your own methods.

You may find the following information helpful in planning.

How large scale commercial operations grow their mushrooms:


Your local county extension may also have information that would be useful, especially if you are going to do this on a small scale commercial basis. I personally think the Shiitake mushrooms would be the simplest to raise as they are grown on logs outdoors.

Good luck with your project!

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