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How we produce our truffle inoculum at micofora?


At Micofora, Barcelona, we produce truffle inoculum weekly during the harvesting season. We select the optimum spores from the best truffles using a compound and a stereo microscopes as well as DNA test. The aim of these analysis is to … Continue reading

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How to add the sexual partner to my truffle orchard?


A greek truffle farmer ask this week if he should harvest or not his first truffles? He was advised to let them until the 10th year, so they will release their spores and improve yields in the future. He have … Continue reading

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Home made microscope II


A couple of months ago, I posted about a home made microscope I saw on the net. A few weeks later, with the help of my friend Toni, we did a couple of those. The final cost was 35€/each, the … Continue reading

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