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ISBN: 9781603584555
Year Added to Catalog: 2014
Book Format: Paperback
Book Art: 4 Color
Dimensions: 8 x 10
Number of Pages: 400
Book Publisher: Chelsea Green
Release Date: August 12, 2014
Web Product ID: 812

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Organic Mushroom Farming and Mycoremediation

Simple to Advanced and Experimental Techniques for Indoor and Outdoor Cultivation

by Tradd Cotter

Upcoming Author Events

    TOPEKA, KS
    October 25, 2014, 12:00 pm

    Tradd Cotter at Kansas Mother Earth News Fairs
    Mother Earth News Fair, Topeka KS

    Tradd Cotter will present at the Mother Earth News Fair in Topeka, KS. Details are still being finalized.

    EASLEY, SC
    November 8, 2014, 12:00 pm

    Tradd Cotter at Mushroom Mountain Farm
    Mushroom Mountain Farm Tour, Easley SC

    GREENVILLE, SC
    November 10, 2014, 12:00 pm

    Tradd Cotter at the Carolina Farm Stewardship Association Conference
    CFSA Conference, Greenville SC

    More details to come...

    ASHEVILLE, NC
    November 13, 2014, 7:00 pm

    Tradd Cotter at Malaprops Bookstore
    Malaprops Bookstore, 55 Haywood St, Asheville NC

    Tradd Cotter will talk about his new book, "Organic Mushroom Farming Mycoremediation," at Malaprops Bookstore on November 13 at 7:00 PM.

    EASLEY, SC
    November 16, 2014, 12:00 pm

    Tradd Cotter at Mushroom Mountain Farm
    Mushroom Mountain Farm Tour, Easley SC

    SENECA, SC
    December 6, 2014, 7:00 pm

    Tradd Cotter at Booksmith
    283 Market St, , Seneca SC 29678

    Tradd Cotter will discuss his new book, "Organic Mushroom Farming and Mycoremediation," at the Booksmith on December 6. The exact time has yet to be finalized, more details to come. Books will be available for sale and signing.

    MOBILE, AL
    January 16, 2015, 12:00 pm

    Tradd Cotter at the Southern SAWG Conference
    Southern SAWG Conference, Mobile AL

    Tradd Cotter will teach multiple workshops at the 2015 Southern SAWG Conference on January 16-17, 2015. The workshops will include: Mushroom Cultivation for Commercial Farms – Understand the best ways to cultivate mushrooms on your farm. You’ll learn about inexpensive start-up options for beginners, and many commercial ideas to expand on. This class will energize your efforts and maximize your production. Topics include: life cycle of fungi; mushroom behavior and intuitive growing; choosing, buying, and storing spawn; woodland mushroom farming (logs, wood chips, and composts); indoor production (small and large scale); converting existing structures into grow rooms (barns, chicken houses, storage containers): marketing your mushrooms (trends, demand, strategies); organic pest management; alternative product development (powders, extracts, composts). Tradd Cotter, Mushroom Mountain (SC). Recycling, Composting, and Mycoremediation of Farm Waste Using Mushrooms – Got waste? Worried about contaminated soil or water? Rechannel your waste stream on the farm to grow edible mushrooms and create beautiful, organic worm compost as the end product. Many species of edible fungi sweat powerful enzymes into the environment capable of molecular disassembly of complex molecules such as hydrocarbons, aromatic chlorinated compounds, and pesticides. Mushrooms are also well adapted to filter, stun and destroy pathogenic bacteria that accompany failing septic systems, manure holding ponds, and even pet waste runoff. Learn how these mushrooms perform these miraculous tasks and how to develop a living barrier or filtration system that is customized to fit your needs. Talk will focus on biomass expansion, site engineering, and species of mushrooms that can be used for easy mycoremediation projects that anyone can do. Tradd Cotter, Mushroom Mountain (SC). Tradd's new book, "Organic Mushroom Farming and Mycoremediation: Simple to Advanced and Experimental Techniques for Indoor and Outdoor Cultivation," will be available for sale and signing.

    SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY
    January 23, 2015, 12:00 pm

    Tradd Cotter at NOFA NY Winter Conference
    NOFA NY Winter Conference, Saratoga Springs NY

    More details to come...

    GREENVILLE, SC
    February 7, 2015, 12:00 pm

    Tradd Cotter at Greater Greenville Master Gardners Association Symposium
    Greater Greenville Master Gardners Association Symposium, Greenville SC


$39.95
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Format: Paperback
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Tradd Cotter's Upcoming Events

  • Tradd Cotter at Kansas Mother Earth News Fairs
    Mother Earth News Fair, Topeka KS
    October 25, 2014, 12:00 pm
  • Tradd Cotter at Mushroom Mountain Farm
    Mushroom Mountain Farm Tour, Easley SC
    November 8, 2014, 12:00 pm
  • Tradd Cotter at the Carolina Farm Stewardship Association Conference
    CFSA Conference, Greenville SC
    November 10, 2014, 12:00 pm
  • Tradd Cotter at Malaprops Bookstore
    Malaprops Bookstore, 55 Haywood St, Asheville NC
    November 13, 2014, 7:00 pm
  • Tradd Cotter at Mushroom Mountain Farm
    Mushroom Mountain Farm Tour, Easley SC
    November 16, 2014, 12:00 pm

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