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For those fungi lovers...
Join the Uff crew for an afternoon of lectures and discussions related to all things mushroom and Maine.
Topics to be covered include:
Historical background (Ethnomycology)
Mushrooms and ecosystems
Identification and wild harvesting in Maine
Home culture and growing skills
David Spahr, author of Edible and Medicinal Mushrooms of Maine and Eastern Canada.
as well as talks by local mushroom enthusiasts Aaron Parker and Dan Agro
6- 9 pm @ the Urban Farm Fermentory
$30, max of 20 participants
Home Cultivation and Growing Skills Workshop
Lead by Aaron Parker and Dan Agro
Explore the possibilities of growing mushrooms at home with both sterile and non-sterile growing conditions
This will be a hands on workshop, exploring the process of inoculate logs, straw, and various other mediums with mushroom spawn.
Participants will take home logs and spawn bags of Oyster and Shiitake.