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Got Shade? Grow Shiitakes!

By   /  February 3, 2014  /  Comments Off on Got Shade? Grow Shiitakes!

Plenty of graziers have forested lands that they may graze to some degree. But there are other ways that you can get more out of those spaces. Here’s one idea.

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Click here to download your free copy. It's 56 pages long, so give it some time.

Click here to download your free copy. It’s 56 pages long, so give it some time.

A team led by Ben Waterman put together a comprehensive source of information about shiitake mushroom production. It was written with the Northeast in mind, but the principles are the same no matter where you live.

The booklet outlines the steps, costs and time involved. It’s a great way to look at developing a new enterprise.

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Kathy worked with the Bureau of Land Management for 12 years before founding Livestock for Landscapes in 2004. Her twelve years at the agency allowed her to pursue her goal of helping communities find ways to live profitably AND sustainably in their environment. She has been researching and working with livestock as a land management tool for over a decade. When she's not helping farmers, ranchers and land managers on-site, she writes articles, and books, and edits videos to help others turn their livestock into landscape managers.

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