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Shiitake Mushroom Cultivation
Sat, April 1, 2017, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM EDT
Learn the basics of outdoor mushroom cultivation from the inoculation of an oak log to harvesting and storage. Understand the connection between mushroom cultivation and a healthy managed forest. Leave with a newly inoculated Shiitake log containing certified organic spawn (valued at $25) and a 'how-to' handout.
This workshop will be held at the education pavilion at Lucky Leaf Gardens, who specialize in sustainably grown microgreens and permaculture farming tecniques.
Our Instructor, Jennifer Stalford of J & J Family Farm, has been growing mushrooms for over 4 years. Stalford's farm also produces vegetables, honey, fruit, and timber, in Clover, SC.