In addition to converting organic wastes into edible mushrooms, the spent compost, a byproduct of mushroom cultivation, can be used as organic soil conditionser/fertilizers.  The range of possible applications of these technologies in this bulleting entitle "Guide to Mushroom Cultivation in the Tropics" covers uses by individuals and cottage industries in both rural and suburban settings.

Most of the technologies contained in this book are designed as rural family projects utilizing low cost materials and locally availalbe agricultural waste.

Publication Details

  • Publisher: University of the Philippiines
  • Dewey Decimal: 635.8
  • ECHO Library: 635.8 QUI