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Dowels & Other

Shiitake Dowels

To make your Shiitake Dowels, we first grow a Shiitake culture. Then we transfer bits of the culture onto sterilized sorghum. Once the sorghum is fully colonized, we transfer the spawn to dowels that have been soaked and sterilized. 

 

A log measuring 12 cm in diameter and 60 cm long will need 50 to 60 dowels. The dowels are spaced 12 cm apart from each other over the whole log.