Meandering Through Secret Waters: A mishmash of some of the poems, pictures, ponderings and everyday happenings that make up my life.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
Last weekend I went on a Tree Crops association visit to a local property where Lennart Prinz is growing mushrooms. You can buy mushrooms from Lennart at the Hamilton Framers' Market on Sunday mornings. I discovered that many mushrooms take a lot more energy, equipment and knowledge to grow than I have or want.
However, I am going to have a go at growing shiitake mushrooms as they seem much less labour intensive, at least once you get started.
All I have to do is chop down a couple of spare chestnut trees, cut into logs,
drill holes all over the place, stuff spawn in the holes, seal the holes with wax