Discover the amazing variety of wild mushrooms available to you right in the city with Steven Bell. You’ll learn where to find and how to ID some of the best mushrooms the autumn forest brings like the Maitake, Black Staining Polypore, Black Trumpets, Lion’s Mane, Lactarius and more. We’ll talk about mushroom ecology, sustainable harvesting and more as we hunt.
An exact address and location will be emailed to registrants prior to the event. Please bring a basket and knife for mushroom harvesting. This event will be rain or shine, so wear good shoes and come prepared for sun or rain and a guaranteed good time.
About the Instructor:
Steven Bell is passionate and knowledgeable about both mushroom cultivation and foraging. He was the founder of 5th Kingdom mushroom farm and has an extensive background in the environmental sciences with training as a field biologist, organic farmer and landscape designer. He feeds his passion and his belly by growing wholesome healthy foods in tune with the elegant cycle of sunlight to soil.
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