a. Shiitake Spawn

This is the king of mushrooms, for its ease of growing, reliability, high production, top market price, and just sheer deliciousness!

Shiitake – plug spawn – MP512 (warm weather)

Warm weather strain of Shiitake, fruits at 65-80°F. Spawn run (incubation) is 9-12 months after inoculation. Produces large mushrooms with medium thick flesh. Outdoor strain. 1,000 plugs, enough to do about 30 – 4″ diam. x 40″ long logs.

Note: Logs produce mushrooms for years without the need to re-inoculate. This holds true for all species of mushrooms.

Price: $35.00

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Shiitake – plug spawn – MP852 (warm, dry weather)

Warm weather strain of Shiitake, fruits best in hot weather around 65-86°F. Spawn run (incubation) is 9-12 months after inoculation. Greenhouse or outdoor strain. This strain is sensitive to overwatering, needs an airy, less humid fruiting area.
1,000 plugs, enough to do about 30 – 4″ diam x 40″ long logs.

Note: Logs produce mushrooms for years without the need to re-inoculate. This holds true for all species of mushrooms.

Price: $35.00

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Shiitake – plug spawn – MP853 (warm, humid weather)

Fruits around 60-82°F. Greenhouse or outdoor Shiitake strain. This variety produces the largest mushrooms with the thickest flesh. Slow to fruit (10 months-1 year) but with the longest production life by 20-40%, and yields mushrooms up to 7-1/2″ across. 1,000 plugs, enough to do about 30 – 4″ diam. x 40″ long logs.

Note: Logs produce mushrooms for years without the need to re-inoculate. This holds true for all species of mushrooms.

Price: $35.00

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Shiitake – plug spawn – MP855 (cold weather)

Fruits at 41-68°F, greenhouse or outdoor strain. Incubation period or “spawn run” is longer, running from 9 months to 1-1/2 years. Fruits from October to June, seldom in summer. 1,000 plugs, enough to do about 30 – 4″ diam. x 40″ long logs.

Note: Logs produce mushrooms for years without the need to re-inoculate. This holds true for all species of mushrooms.

Price: $35.00

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Shiitake – plug spawn – MP910 (new wide range)

This is a new wide-range temperature-fruiting strain of shiitake derived from a popular and highly productive Chinese strain. Fruiting range is 53-83°F. Produces both indoors and outdoors on natural logs. Yields large mushrooms with thick flesh, tolerant to hot and cool weather.  Has a fast spawn run, 6-9 months from inoculation to first harvest. 1,000 plugs are enough to do about 30 – 4″ diam. x 40″ long logs.

Note: Logs produce mushrooms for years without the need to re-inoculate. This holds true for all species of mushrooms.

Price: $35.00

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Shiitake – sawdust spawn – MP852 (warm, dry weather)

Fruits around 60-86°F, greenhouse or outdoor strain. Fruits best in hot weather. This strain is sensitive to overwatering, needs an airy, less humid fruiting area. One 1 Kg. bag of sawdust spawn inoculates 20 logs of average size 4” diameter x 40” long.

SAWDUST SPAWN is the most economical way to grow mushrooms in natural logs. The extra piece of equipment you might need is a $27 inoculation tool. Its cost can be recouped in spawn savings within 125 logs.

Note: Logs produce mushrooms for years without the need to re-inoculate. This holds true for all species of mushrooms.

Price: $19.00

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Shiitake – sawdust spawn – MP855 (cold weather)

Fruits at 41-68°F, greenhouse or outdoor strain. Incubation period or “spawn run” is longer, running from 9 months to 1 1/2 years. Fruits from October to June, seldom in summer. One 1 Kg. bag of sawdust spawn inoculates 20 logs of average size 4” diameter x 40” long.

SAWDUST SPAWN is the most economical way to grow mushrooms in natural logs. The extra piece of equipment you might need is a $27 inoculation tool. Its cost can be recouped in spawn savings within 125 logs.

Note: Logs produce mushrooms for years without the need to re-inoculate. This holds true for all species of mushrooms.

Price: $19.00

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Shiitake – sawdust spawn – MP910 (new wide range)

This is a new wide-range temperature-fruiting strain of shiitake derived from a popular and highly productive Chinese strain. The fruiting temperature range is 53-83°F.  Yields large mushrooms with thick flesh, tolerant to hot and cool weather. Has a fast spawn run, 6-9 months from inoculation to first harvest. One 1 Kg. bag of sawdust spawn inoculates 20 logs of average size 4” diameter x 40” long. Produces both indoors and outdoors on natural logs.

SAWDUST SPAWN is the most economical way to grow mushrooms in natural logs. An extra piece of equipment you might need is a $27 inoculation tool. Its cost can be recouped from spawn savings within 125 logs.

Note: Logs produce mushrooms for years without the need to re-inoculate. This holds true for all species of mushrooms.

Price: $19.00

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Shiitake Starter Kit – plug spawn – MP910 (new wide range)

This is a new wide-range temperature-fruiting strain of shiitake derived from a popular and highly productive Chinese strain. The fruiting temperature range is 53-83°F.  Yields large mushrooms with thick flesh, tolerant to hot and cool weather. Has a fast spawn run, 6-9 months from inoculation to first harvest.

The starter kit includes 300 spawn plugs, 1 lb. wax, 1 wax dauber, and detailed directions. This is enough to inoculate 10 logs of average size 40″ long x 4″ diameter.

Note: Inoculated logs keep fruiting for several years without the need to re-inoculate. This is true for all strains and species of mushrooms.

Price: $21.00

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PLEASE NOTE: WE HAVE SAWDUST SPAWN IN ALL OUR MUSHROOM SPECIES, BUT PLUG SPAWN IS AVAILABLE ONLY FOR SHIITAKE.

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