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How To Grow Mushrooms: The Ultimate Guide
Learning how to grow mushrooms is more straightforward than you might think. Much of the same information applies whether you[...]
How To Grow Shiitake Mushrooms: The Ultimate Guide
Have you tried growing oyster mushrooms and now you're ready to try a slightly more challenging variety? Shiitake mushrooms are[...]
Oyster Mushrooms 101: A Complete Guide To Oyster Mushrooms
Are you curious about oyster mushrooms? Maybe you want to try to find some wild growing oyster mushrooms in your[...]
Mushroom Extracts and Supplements: Essential Buyers Guide
You want to be healthy.The problem is that there are thousands of supplements on the market today. Some work, and[...]
Reishi Mushroom Benefits
When it comes to medicinal mushrooms, reishi is one of the most popular species available. What are the benefits of[...]
How To Grow Mushrooms On Logs: The Ultimate Guide
Mushroom cultivation on logs started in Asia 2,000 years ago. But only recently the practice has been applied commercially in[...]
How To Cook Mushrooms: The Right Way!
​Mushrooms are delicious and nutritious! Preparing them at home doesn't have to be intimidating.How do you cook mushrooms the right[...]
Health and Nutritional Benefits Of Mushrooms
You may have heard people refer to mushrooms as superfoods before. There are some big claims made about the kind[...]
Medicinal Mushrooms: The Complete Guide
Mushrooms contain a wide array of powerful healing compounds that you can take advantage of. But how do you know[...]
Hydroponic Microgreens: How To Grow Microgreens Without Soil
Want to grow microgreens without dealing with messy soil? Growing hydroponically could be your solution. How can you grow microgreens[...]
Best Growing Medium For Microgreens
I currently grow my microgreens exclusively in soil. But I decided to do some research to see if there was[...]
30 Of The Best Microgreens Recipes Ideas
Microgreens are a super versatile food that you can incorporate into your diet in a bunch of different ways.They don't[...]
Types Of Mushrooms: Top 20 Most Popular Varieties
Most people are only familiar with the popular button or portobello mushrooms they see at the grocery store. But there[...]
Microgreens Business: How To Grow Microgreens For Profit
​Microgreens are one of the most profitable crops you can grow.They can be grown in a small space and can[...]
How To Grow Sunflower Microgreens Fast And Easy
Looking to get started with growing microgreens at home? Sunflowers are a great way to start.These microgreens have a sweet[...]
How To Grow Microgreens: The Ultimate Guide
So you want to start growing microgreens.Perhaps you're looking to start ​a microgreens business that you can earn a part[...]
Complete List of Main Types of Microgreens You Can Grow
​Do you want to try growing microgreens, but you aren't sure what variety to grow​ first?In this article, we'll look[...]
What Are Microgreens And What Are The Health Benefits?
If you're looking to add some extra nutrition to your diet, microgreens are a great place for you to start.What[...]
21 Of The Best Small Scale Farming Ideas
Do you want some creative ideas for what you can do on your small-scale farm beside the obvious farming of[...]
Growing Mushrooms In Coffee Grounds
When we first started growing mushrooms in coffee grounds back in 2011 we could see instantly why it made so[...]
How To Grow Oyster Mushrooms: The Ultimate Step By Step Guide
So you want to learn how to grow Oyster mushrooms?I don't blame you.Oyster mushrooms are one of the easiest varieties[...]
How Do Mushrooms Grow?
Not a lot of people think ​about ​how mushrooms are grown or the journey they ​make on the way to[...]
5 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Growing Mushrooms For A Living
I started growing mushrooms in 2007 purely for fun and as a hobby. When I started growing them as a[...]
Which Are The Most Profitable Crops To Grow?
​Have a guess - wh​at do you think are the ​most profitable crops for small farms ​to grow​?​If you're short[...]
How To Set Up A Low Tech Mushroom Farm
Quick SummaryHere's a quick run down of what we'll cover in this article, so you can decide if it's for[...]
GroCycle Mushrooms on BBC Countryfile
It’s mushroom season and plenty of people want to find out more about these amazing things. Some prefer to forage[...]
Creamy French Lentil Soup with Mushrooms & Kale
Cooking with Mushrooms by Emily So here at GroCycle we are big believers in fresh, healthy, sustainable food. Everyone in[...]
GroCycle Urban Mushroom Farm on BBC 1 & Radio 4
BBC's The One Show We had a great time recently filming for BBC's The One Show. Like so many people[...]
Kickstarting A New Generation Of Urban Mushroom Farms
Wow, that was quite a ride. Ever since we were told we had to move premises back in February, the[...]
BBC Radio 4 Gardeners’ Question Time visit GroCycle Urban Mushroom Farm
Curious about Urban Mushroom Farming? So was BBC Radio 4 Gardeners' Question Time! We showed them around recently and GQT[...]
Oyster Mushroom Recipes
So you've grown your mushrooms, but what are you going to cook with them? Here are 5 simple ideas for[...]
Health Benefits of Oyster Mushrooms
Oyster Mushrooms are not just tasty, they are really healthy too…but don’t just take our word for it!​The health benefits[...]
The Journey of a Coffee Bean
Our GroCycle Mushroom Kits are probably the simplest and best way of growing your own delicious Oyster mushrooms at home.[...]