How to build a DIY MycoLab


Use an off-the-shelf home air purifier to culture and grow mushrooms.
Check out this very nice manual by Phil Ross:


Dear Elise…
Appreiciating good efforts for Mushroom Production and mycology Lab… Mushrooms have
Nutritional value with
Protein content, 3-7% when fresh and 25- 40% when dry. Contain all essential amino acids, amides and lysine.
Medicinal value
Consumption of mushrooms slows down the spread and effect of cancer, heart disease, HIV/AIDS (by boosting immune system).
Income generation and
Employment creation.
But some challeges regarding
Lack of skills on mushroom production
Spawn is expensive and quality not guaranteed
Lack of awareness of benefits of mushroom
Traditional beliefs of some communit


Please feel free to contact if need any help regarding this mission
Dr. Saeed Ahmad Qaisrani
PhD in Agronomy