Mushroom kit instructions and Species list from May Monthly Meeting on 05/17/2016

If you were lucky you received two kits at the annual cultivation night. The main kit consisted of a small bag of oyster spawn on grain and a bag of cotton seed hulls. Instructions for growing this kit… Read More

Species list from Sycamore Island Spring Walk on 05/14/2016

Walk leader La Monte Yarroll in association with the Allegheny Land Trust. We had a great turnout in spite of the rain. A couple of colorful Mycena’s were found: the more common Mycena leaiana (Orange Mycena); and the rarely… Read More

Species list from Hartwood Acres on 05/21/2016

Walk leader Dick Dougall. On a rather dreary day a small group of mushroom hunters, a mixture of beginners and  more experienced hands, meet at Hartwood acres manor parking lot having successfully navigated the Saxonburg boulevard road closure…. Read More

Species list from Washington Park on 05/07/2016

Walk leader John Plischke III. Washington Park  has quite a lot of Elm trees both living and dead so it makes an excellent place to hunt for yellow morels. There had been rain in the week and we… Read More

Species list from Ryerson Station on 05/01/2016

Walk leader Brian Davis. Although Ryerson Station is a bit of a hike from Pittsburgh the State Park is really lovely with some great walking trials. We were on the hunt for morels but the season has been… Read More