Join us for a day of fungi and learning as we delve into how you can cultivate your own mushrooms right at home!
Home Mushroom Growing Workshop
Get your tickets here!
The GrowHaus Mushroom Farm Manager, Alex Albu, will lead a hands-on workshop on the process of growing your own mushrooms, from start to finish. You'll even get to take home an oyster mushroom culture!
Here's a look at what the day will include:
- Formulating grain mixes; preparing and pressure cooking grain masters
- Grain-to-grain transfers
- Making agar; pouring agar plates
Lunch Break: Bring your lunch, food will not be provided!
- Sterile technique; culture work (all participants will receive an oyster culture to take home)
- Preparing straw
- Packing and inoculating straw bags
- Inoculating sawdust bags
Tickets are $50 and all proceeds support The GrowHaus in ensuring lasting access to healthy food in the Globeville and Elyria-Swansea neighborhood. For more information about The GrowHaus, you can visit www.thegrowhaus.org. In addition, please consider coming early to participate in our free public tour at 10:00 am.
*Members of Tambien, our monthly-giving membership program, always receive a discount on workshops. (To learn more about Tambien, click here.)