In this Issue:
  • Healthy and Delicious, Oyster Mushrooms Can be Grown at Home
  • Grow Shiitake Mushrooms in Your Backyard
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    Healthy and Delicious, Oyster Mushrooms Can be Grown at Home

    Oyster mushrooms (Pleurotus ostreatus) – which have nothing to do with oysters besides their similar shape – are some of the most delicate, subtlety flavored, and easiest to prepare mushrooms of the culinary world. They can easily be fried, stir-fried, or braised within a matter of minutes in broths, vinegar, wines, and sauces; or added …

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    Grow Shiitake Mushrooms in Your Backyard

    Growing up, I was never too fond of mushrooms. To me, their only purpose was to ruin a perfectly good pizza. As I got older, I started to warm up slightly toward raw button mushrooms in salads – with enough dressing, that is. But it wasn’t until I experienced my first taste of fresh shiitake …

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    Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/hort/2016/11/29/grow-shiitake-mushrooms-in-your-backyard/