Commercial Mushroom Production
Saturday June 28
Schuyler County, NY
Learn about the commercial cultivation of log-grown shiitake mushrooms during a field day with visits to area commercial farms and hands-on practice inoculating a mushroom log to take home.
9 am Gather at Wellspring Forest Farm in Mecklenburg, NY (Steve Gabriel and Liz Falk) for an introduction to cultivation and hands-on inoculation of shiitake, oyster, and stropharia mushrooms.
12 pm Lunch break (bring your own)
1 pm Travel to Hawk Meadow Farm in Hector, NY (Steve and Anne Sierigk) for a tour and question and answers in the mushroom yard.
The cost is $40 dollars per farm or household. This includes all instruction and an inoculated shiitake log to take home. Copies of the new publication “Best Management Practices for Log-Based Shiitake Cultivation in the Northeastern United States” will be available for purchase.
ONLINE REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED. If interested, email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject REGISTER FOR MUSHROOM FIELD DAY in the subject line.
Other events by members of
June 6 / 10 – 4pm / Wichland Woods, Nelson, NH / Mushrooms in the Garden, Mushroom Garden Beds and Straw /$50 / David Wichland/ wichlandwoods@HOTMAIL.COM