First and foremost truffle production is NOT a guaranteed outcome when purchasing an inoculated seedling tree. There are many factors to the success or failure of truffle cultivation. Truffle growing must therefore be regarded as high risk. It has however the potential to offer high returns as currently demonstrated in New Zealand today.
To help we have created guidelines for buying trees. This should be read alongside the many other publications which are available on site selection, site preparation, looking after your trees and minimising threats.