Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Basic Agar Class

February 19, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Led by our special guest Pran Kerdkrung, we will be teaching the basics of mushroom cultivation and mushroom cloning with an emphasis on agar work. This class has a limited number of in-person seats, but a Zoom is also available.

Principles of home mushroom cultivation

   – Still Air Box

What is agar anyways?

Why use agar?

Grain spawn

Mushroom substrate

Agar work

   – Cloning mushroom tissue to agar

   – Agar to agar transfer

   – Agar to grain transfer

Pran Kerdkrung has been interested in fungi since he lived in Thailand, where the tropical climate lends
itself to a huge diversity of fungi. Pran is the owner of Prana Mushrooms and a clinical laboratory
scientist where he has the chance to work with agar everyday


February 19, 2022
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Tags:


Oak Room, Texas A & M Agrilife Center
6820 LBJ | Suite #3200
Dallas, 75240 United States
+ Google Map