Cultivation of White Button Mushroom
The following steps are adopted for cultivation of the white button mushroom:(i)
Formulation of compost (see
Taiwan, Table 18.7
) and methods of composting;(ii)
Spawning of compost;(iv)
Casing of compost; and(v)
Harvesting the crops.
It requires a temperature of 15-18°C during cropping. Therefore, its cultivation is gaining much popularity in hilly regions in India.