TRUFFICULTURE

TRUFFICULTURE

By the term trufficulture we mean the cultivation of truffles by way of seedlings of forest species (holm oaks, oaks, etc.) in mycorrhizal association with the fungus of the truffle, normally the black truffle (Tuber melanosporum). This cultivation is done in suitable...
Walnut wood, always increasing in value

Walnut wood, always increasing in value

Among the goods traded on the Chicago commodity exchange, walnut wood has been one of a handful of products that have risen in value in a sustained way over the past 25 years, on average by 8% a year.    The wood of the common walnut tree, Juglans regia, is...
Creating natural mushroom beds

Creating natural mushroom beds

Many uncultivated areas, abandoned croplands, woodlands, meadows, etc., where field eryngo is plentiful can be inoculated with the MICERCARDO to create mushroom beds for leisure and home consumption, or to produce a side income selling the mushrooms when in season to...
PLANTACIONES FORESTALES DE NOGAL

PLANTACIONES FORESTALES DE NOGAL

Desde diferentes instituciones de Castilla León se han publicado unas hojas que asesoran sobre el cultivo de nogales para producir madera. En ellas se explica las acciones más importantes a realizar en un planteamiento agrícola de estas características. Dada la...