Our campaign will raise funds for a new piece of equipment that will help us grow more mushrooms!
Mississippi Mushrooms is a gourmet mushroom cultivator located near the banks of the Mississippi river in Minneapolis, MN. We never apply harmful or toxic chemicals, and we emphasize using local byproducts as substrates to produce healthy, delicious and hard to find mushrooms.
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Beginning in April we will be hosting a farm's market stand at our facility on the 4th Wednesday of the month from 4-7pm. Stop by and try free samples of mushrooms and pickup a supply to take home!
Our farm is located at:
As of today you can now find our Oyster mushrooms at the Eastside Food Coop in Northeast Minneapolis!
Great news, we have just been approved for a Value Added Grant from the Minnesota Department of Agriculture! Combined with our Kickstarter campaign, this $11,250 grant will enable us to purchase and install a retort-sterilizer and steam boiler system. We are very very excited about this because it will radically increase our ability to produce fresh mushrooms in Minneapolis!
This morning we discussed the steps and techniques involved with growing mushrooms, whats so special about getting fresh fungi and what we're doing with Kickstarter. You can find the archived show here.