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Growing Shiitake Mushrooms

  • Well Fed Community Garden 1321 Athens Dr. Raleigh, NC 2760 (map)

Oh shiitake! We are growing mushrooms.

Join us at the Well Fed Garden for this informative, interactive, and innoculating workshop all about starting and maintaining your own shiitake mushroom logs.

We will cover the basics of growing shiitake mushrooms in your own backyard. Together we will prep and innoculate logs, gain hands on experience, and maybe even sample some home-grown shiitake mushrooms. Whether you are a begining gardener or experienced mushroom producer, this workshop is for you!

The workshop will be conducted by Will Hooker, a former NCSU professor and long time friend of the garden. Hooker is an award-winning permaculturist with extensive expereince and enthusiasm for teaching.

Each ticket will cover the cost of attendence and one log. Additional logs available for purchase, $5 per log (bring cash for on-site purchase).Every participant needs a ticket. Please register in advance to guarantee a spot.

This event will be hosted outdoors, please perpare according to the weather. No dogs.

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