DNA Barcoding workshop presented at NEMF 2017

A presentation from Richard Jacob There were quite a few talks and workshops at this years NEMF meeting at Stratton Mountain Resort in Stratton Vermont with two or even three scheduled at the same time. At the workshop there… Read More

Pine Ridge Park walk report

Morel presentation and walk leader for the event was Bob Sleigh. No species list from last Saturdays walk as we were all too excited about finding morels. Bob Sleigh gave a nice introduction to morel hunting and what to look… Read More

Soil Ecology and Agriculture

A presentation from Dr. Sarah Meiss, Associate Professor, California University of PA Dr. Sarah Meiss gave an excellent talk at the April 2015 meeting on how she became interested in mycology and some of her current work including… Read More

DNA Sequence results from Duke – part 1

A presentation from Richard Jacob Work is under way to interpret the DNA barcodes returned by Duke university. This presentation covers an overview of the results and look in further detail at 4 of the samples.

First fruit from DNA barcoding collaboration

We have recently received results from the first 60 samples that were submitted to Duke University for DNA barcoding. The DNA was extracted from the FTA plant saver cards and amplified by PCR in the lab of Rytas… Read More