Discover the fascinating world of edible mushroom cultivation in this comprehensive workshop led by expert mycologists. Learn the techniques necessary to cultivate and grow your own delicious mushrooms at home using the simple and effective method of inoculating mushroom logs.
WHAT TO EXPECT:
Theoretical Session: Begin your day of exploration with a comprehensive introduction to edible mushroom cultivation. You will learn about the different types of mushrooms suitable for log cultivation, the best species for the local climate, and the various materials and tools necessary for successful cultivation.
Hands-On Experience: After gaining a solid foundation of knowledge, roll up your sleeves and engage in a hands-on experience like no other. With expert guidance, you will learn how to properly inoculate mushroom logs with spawn, facilitating the growth of edible fungi. Learn step-by-step instructions, techniques, and tips to ensure your success in cultivating a bountiful mushroom harvest.
Mushroom Log Care: Explore the critical components of maintaining and caring for your mushroom logs throughout the seasons. Discover the proper environmental conditions, including moisture levels, shading, and ideal temperatures, to provide your logs with the best opportunity for healthy growth.
Q&A and Troubleshooting: An interactive Q&A session will provide an opportunity for participants to seek guidance from our knowledgeable instructors. Get answers to your burning questions and gain insight into common challenges faced during the mushroom cultivation journey.
Networking and Community: Engage with like-minded individuals who share your passion for mycology and edible mushroom cultivation. Share experiences, exchange tips, and build connections with fellow enthusiasts as you immerse yourself in this captivating workshop.
This workshop is suitable for beginners and enthusiasts alike—no prior experience in mushroom cultivation is necessary.
A delicious, locally-sourced lunch will be provided. Please inform us of any dietary restrictions upon registration.
Due to the hands-on nature of the workshop, we highly recommend wearing comfortable, weather-appropriate clothing and bringing gardening gloves.
Space is limited, so early registration is encouraged to secure your spot.
Don't miss this opportunity to gain practical skills and knowledge in the fascinating world of edible mushroom cultivation. Join us for the Edible Mushroom Cultivation Workshop on February 10, 2024, and embark on a journey to grow your own delectable mushrooms at home.
Date and Time
Saturday Feb 10, 2024 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM PST
Saturday, February 10,2024 | 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
80-acre private property just 10 minutes south of Mount Vernon, WA.
Location info will be sent with registration confirmation.