Aspirin is the remedy for fungal plant problems, Black spot, powdery mildew, and rust are a terrible trio of fungi, which can attack and destroy your plants. Scientists have found that two uncoated aspirin tablets (325 milligrams each) dissolved in 1 quart of water and used as a foliar spray can thwart these diseases. I have not tried this, but I will.
A laundry basket make a great container for growing mushrooms! The holes are already there for you; allowing for air flow, drainage, and easy fruiting/picking. Using this method with oyster mushrooms is great for beginners.
making a woodchip mushroom garden -- I had no idea this could be done! I knew about foraging and indoor mushroom cultivation, but this combines the best of both worlds. No more fear about identification, but if it takes off, you've got a lifetime supply in your backyard. Sweet.
How to Grow Mushrooms on Spent Coffee Grounds by growveg: The beauty of growing mushrooms on fresh coffee waste is that the substrate is already pasteurised by the coffee brewing process, so you can bypass the whole pasteurising step and get straight into the inoculating. Plus, spent coffee grounds are a huge waste resource, and are packed full of nutrients which your musrooms love to grow on. #Gardens #Mushrooms