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Mushrooms
 
 

mushrooms

 

Mushrooms are not a frugal food, and they have do not store for very long.  If you buy them, by thrifty by using them as soon as possible.  Take them home from the store and put them in a paper bag in the non-crisper section of your refrigerator.  They should last a couple of days.  Some of the pre-packaged ones at the grocery store will last longer.

 

Buy mushrooms in cans when they go on sale.  You can save  money growing your own mushrooms, but it takes a lot more knowledge than growing vegetables. 

 

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Frugal footnotes:

Here are some more frugal tips to save money on mushrooms.

 

- Price check mushrooms.  They vary in cost per store and per variety.  Purchase the less
costly variety.
 
- Check out Farmer's markets and the produce section of stores like Costco.
 
- Purchase dried mushrooms, and use them sparingly.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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