Volume 13 Part 2 Article 22
Title: Some Studies on the Cultivation of Chinese-Mushroom (Volvariella volvacea (Fr.) Singer) on Sugarcane Industrial By-Products
Authors: S.M. Khan, R. Haq and M.A. Dogar
Straw/chinese mushroom (Volvariella volvacea) strain PK101 was cultivated on lignocellulosic by-products of sugar industry, alone and blended with cotton waste and rice straw. The highest yield was obtained on bagasse blended with cotton waste 1:1 ratio whereas minimum yield was obtained on leaves of sugarcane alone. The chemical analysis of fruiting bodies gave 23.44 to 38.62 percent protein from different substrates.Please login to download the PDF for this proceeding.