Wholesale Mushroom Plugs
The mushroom cultivation market is growing.
People want to grow their own gourmet and medicinal mushrooms at home.
Make your store their local go-to for mushroom plug spawn.
And, you receive a nearly 50% Return on Investment
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Plug spawn is one of the easiest way for your customers to get into mushroom cultivation. All they are some logs and a drill to turn a bag of plugs into delicious and medicinal mushrooms.
> They buy the bag of plugs from you.
> We provide step-by-step instructions.
> Your customers get the satisfaction of growing their own mushrooms at home and
> Come back to your store for more plugs
Our six most popular mushroom species are available to you as plug spawn at wholesale prices.
Brat (Blue) Oyster Plug Spawn
(Pleurotus ostreatus) Our favorite & most productive oyster. This lovely strain of tree oyster from Bratislava, Slovakia will fruit prolifically on just about any wood or straw based substrate. Color ranges from deep blue to light gray depending on temperature. An exceptionally productive and delicious cool weather strain. Fruits fall, winter and spring.
100 spiral groove wooded dowels fully inoculated with brat oyster mushroom spawn. Enough to inoculate approximately 4-5 logs (3.5 - 4 ft. / 6" diameter).
Chicken-of-the-Woods Plug Spawn
(Laetiporus sulphureus) Also known as "Sulphur Shelf," this is a favorite among many as a prized gourmet mushroom. It can be cultivated easily on stumps and buried logs. Fruits late spring and summer.
100 spiral groove wooded dowels fully inoculated with chicken of the woods mushroom spawn. Enough to inoculate approximately 4-5 logs (3.5 - 4 ft. / 6" diameter).
Golden Oyster Plug Spawn
(Pleurotus citrinopileatus)Golden oysters are a delicate variety with gorgeous, bright yellow, fruiting bodies. They are easy to fruit, and very productive. Warm weather oyster. Delicate golden yellow fruits. Excellent biological efficiency. Fruits spring, summer, and fall.
100 spiral groove wooded dowels fully inoculated with golden oyster mushroom spawn. Enough to inoculate approximately 4-5 logs (3.5 - 4 ft. / 6" diameter).
Red Reishi Plug Spawn
(Ganoderma lucidum) The Red Reishi has been used for centuries as medicine. Believed to stimulate the immune system and fight cancer. The are slower to fruit, but great for log culture.Fruits in the spring, summer and fall.
100 spiral groove wooded dowels fully inoculated with red reishi mushroom spawn. Enough to inoculate approximately 4-5 logs (3.5 - 4 ft. / 6" diameter).
Lion's Mane Plug Spawn
(Hericium erinaceus) Lion's Mane has a delicate flavor and texture reminiscent of crab meat. It also contains novel chemicals that have been shown to stimulate nerve regrowth, making it an important medicine for those with nerve damage. Fruits spring, summer and fall.
100 spiral groove wooded dowels fully inoculated with lion's mane mushroom spawn. Enough to inoculate approximately 4-5 logs (3.5 - 4 ft. / 6" diameter).
Shiitake (75) Plug Spawn
(Lentinula edodes) A very tolerant and vigorous strain of the prized shiitake mushroom, known for its medicinal and culinary uses.. Excellent for fruiting on logs, stumps or in sawdust. Eats logs and sawdust like nothing you have ever seen. Fruits spring, summer and fall.
100 spiral groove wooded dowels fully inoculated with shiitake 75 mushroom spawn.Enough to inoculate approximately 4-5 logs (3.5 - 4 ft. / 6" diameter).
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Frequently Asked Questions
- Where do these plugs come from?
We make our plug spawn ourselves in Asheville, NC. We maintain our own culture library and use these spores to inoculate wooden dowels.
- Are they natural and free from toxins?
Yes! We use no pesticides or toxic chemicals in any of our production techniques. All our mushrooms are grown with natural materials and Blue Ridge Mountain water.
- Do you provide instructions with the spawn?
The label on each bag provides a URL where customers can go to get detailed instructions on how to use the plugs including which wood to use, how to drill the holes and how to care for the logs.
- Is there a minimum order for wholesale?
No. We know what it takes to run a small business and the risks in brining in a new product. We are confident that your customers will love our products and you will keep ordering more to keep up with growing demand.
- Do you provide more detailed training for customers wishing to learn more about mushroom cultivation?
Yes. We run weekend workshops to help people get started with growing mushrooms at home. These typically happen on our forest farm in Marshall, NC.