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Learn A Year's Worth of Wild Edible Mushrooms in One Day: Intro to Foraging
• What we'll do Introduction to Mushroom Foraging: Learn A Year's Worth of Wild Edible Mushrooms in One Day $30 Sat. June 30,[masked]-noon Durham, NC Want to learn to safely identify morels, black trumpets, chanterelles and other edible mushrooms? Will also cover how to preserve and/or cook them. Will share info about books, websites, tools, etc. Learn an entire year's worth of a dozen edible, easy to identify mushrooms presented in one sitting. About me: * Learned my trade from foragers in 7 states and 6 countries. * Harvested a 33-pound mushroom. * Licensed to sell mushrooms in three states. * Sold mushrooms to downtown chefs. * Have taught chefs and organic farmers how to forage. * I write the foraging column for Paleo magazine. About the program: Slide show of professional photos, display of tools and field guides, handout with resources, plenty of Q&A time, plenty of parking, but limited seating. We'll be meeting in a wine import warehouse in Durham for the slideshow (sorry, no samples). Three steps for participation: 1) Reserve your spot by using the paypal link at my website: 2) Then please email me at [masked] to get directions (GPS sends you to the wrong place, will send directions in late June once everyone has signed up) and to let me know where you heard about the class: * my newsletter, * Meetup, * FB * other 3) Put it on your calendar and tell your friends ! :-) Thanks and look forward to seeing some of you there! • What to bring Something to take notes, water bottle, dress appropriate to the weather. But space has AC so may want to bring a shirt or sweater in case. • Important to know Can only register via the "classes" page at my website: and can only get directions by contacting me at [masked].

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