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Intro to Growing Mushrooms at Home
Saturday 01-20-201810:00AM – 12:00PM
Ages: 18 Yrs. and over
– $38 Resident $38.00
– NR $48.00
Gardening promotes lifelong learning, both practical and creative…and it’s fun too! We offer a variety of garden related classes and workshops which can include planting and harvesting food producing gardens, growing mushrooms at home, designing a sustainable garden and low water-use workshops.
Learn the practices of growing delicious and beneficial mushrooms at home, and explore the amazing role of fungi in nature and our lives. This unique 2 hour hands-on beginner course is an excellent introduction to the lifecycle of fungi and how to cultivate them right in your own home or garden. Through a ‘Mushrooms 101’ style power point presentation, participants will walk away with an understanding of mushroom biology, classification, growth-cycle and basic cultivation equipment. Class includes two mushroom growing kits featuring 2 different kinds of Oyster Mushrooms ($10 value). Each kit can grow up to 2 pounds of fresh mushrooms! Additional kits available for purchase. Details given in class. Min 6 Max 15 Instructor: Wyatt Bryson, studying and growing mushrooms for 5 years, owner of Mycolab Solutions and Jewels of the Forest Farms in Occidental.
Saturday 01-20-2018 10:00AM – 12:00PM