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agriculture & environment: grow gourmet mushrooms, in your flat or garden

  • Apr 28, 2013 · 11:00 AM
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what we are doing

Grow your own gourmet mushrooms, easily and cheaply. 
Have a supply of delicious healthy mushrooms, right on your doorstep - literally! 
From this class you will come away with all you need to grow mushrooms at home


what you will learn

Learn different growing techniques so that you can have many years supply of mushrooms

Techniques taught include

  • Sterilising straw,
  • Adding amendments and inoculating it with mushroom mycelium.
  • Inoculating logs with mycelium.

type of class master class

skill required beginner

your chalkler will be

Grant is a passionate and highly knowledgeable gardener .

He has been learning, the hard way, over the last few years different methods to grow mushrooms.


cost 18.00 (incl. GST)

how to book and pay
We expect pre-payment for all classes.

RSVP and pay using this paypal link

deposit 18.00 into chalkle's Kiwibank account:
Reference:[masked] - Your name

We require a minimum of 6 people for this class to go ahead.

our cancellation policy
If you RSVP for a class and fail to show up, you will get a "no show". Three no shows means you will be removed from chalkle°. You may request to rejoin after six months.
If you cancel your RSVP:
- less than 3 days before = no refund
- after 7pm the night before = no refund and a "no show" will be recorded

about chalkle°
chalkle° connects people interested in teaching and learning from each other face-to-face -- in a fun, social environment!
Choose from many affordable lessons up for grabs (from intros to master classes) in agriculture, art and craft, business, construction, digital media, food, languages, music and performance, science, technology and zombie survival... and many of the lessons are free!


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  • Nalini P.

    Its OK, may be next time.

    October 9, 2013

  • Nalini P.

    Please let me know when and where the class will start

    October 8, 2013

    • Silvia

      Hi Nalini - this class happened in April and is not currently scheduled again

      October 8, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    If you want to attend another of Grants classes - he has this one coming up in a couple of weeks -

    May 3, 2013

  • Shu

    scratched my mushroom itch. thanks for organizing.

    April 28, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Absolutely excellent! Keen to see them growing now....

    April 28, 2013

  • fiona h.

    I would really love to attend this workshop, it's just what I hve been looking for. If there are last minute cancellations then please txt me on[masked]

    April 24, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Hi Fiona, This class has had a lot of interest. I will talk with Grant about his ability to repeat it. If you join the waitlist you will be notified by email if a spot appears.

      April 24, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Nom nom nom :) Finally. After what feels like years of talking about growing mushrooms, a class to nudge me to do it!

    April 21, 2013

  • chalkle

    If you are on the waitlist and would like to attend this session, please email [masked] about prepayment for the class. Your status will be moved to Yes when we have received a notification from you

    April 20, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Would like to do thus but am away. Hope you do it again.

    April 11, 2013

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