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Complete List of Main Types of Microgreens You Can Grow
​Do you want to try growing some microgreens, but you aren't sure what variety to grow​ first?In this article, we'll[...]
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.[...]
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 business[...]
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.[...]