University of Florida

Growing Shiitake and Oyster Mushrooms

February 2, 2013

UF/IFAS Alachua County Extension Office
2800 NE 39th Avenue
Gainesville, FL

This free workshop will teach you how to grow shiitake and oyster mushrooms. Shiitakes are grown on oak logs, while oyster mushrooms can be grown on straw.

Pre-register by February 1 by calling (352) 337-6209. Workshop is free.

Oyster mushroom production kits are available for purchase at $5 per kit. Orders are limited to the first 50 pre-orders. The kit includes mushroom spawn, a grow bag, lime, and other resource materials.

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