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A close up of coffee grounds, tea bags and mushrooms demonstrating fungi as recyclers of household waste.

Fungi as Recyclers

Fungi as Recyclers:
Introduction to Home Mushroom Cultivation

Mushrooms are the world’s greatest recyclers. without them the earth would be drowning in un-decomposed organic material and deprived of the carbon rich soil that supports life. This workshop will give you an insight into the lifecycle of fungi and show you how to create a simple system that will enable you to grow delicious mushrooms in your house on some common household waste materials.


This workshop is suitable for beginners and covers the life cycle of fungi and its role in nature, how to recreate the optimal conditions for growth at different stages and how to avoid contamination. 


Leave with the knowledge, material and equipment to carry on growing at home.

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