Digging Deeper: Cultivating Edible Mushrooms: A Mushroom Inoculation Workshop

Digging Deeper: Cultivating Edible Mushrooms: A Mushroom Inoculation Workshop

The Shapson Garden

Sun, May 5, 2024

This Digging Deeper event with wild mushroom foragers Steve Shapson and M.J. Jansen introduces you to the world of cultivating mushrooms. Besides learning about mushrooms, you will be participating in a workshop where you will inoculate specially harvested logs with shiitake, oyster, and chestnut mushroom spawn as part of an assembly-line process.

The price of the workshop includes one of each type of log with the option to purchase additional logs. Your logs can be placed in a shady spot on your property or integrated into a shade border. Complete written instructions for taking care of your logs, along with other information about cultivated and wild mushrooms, will be provided as part of the workshop.

Additional logs are availalble for sale, information on how to purchase will be included in your confirmation email. Pre-purchase is strongly recommended.

The Garden Hosts will be selling honey from their hives during this Digging Deeper. Sales are cash only.

This Digging Deeper is not appropriate for children under the age of 15. Please wear clothing that you won’t mind getting dirty.

The Shapson Garden
Mequon, WI

Date and Time:
Sunday, May 5
3 sessions: 9:30, 12:30, 3:30

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