Button ID program refreshed

Just in time for this years mushroom season the WPMC has refreshed the John Plischke III Award For Mushroom Knowledge also know as the Button ID program . The goal of the Button ID Program is to encourage members… Read More

Importance of mushrooms in woods and forests & WPMC Barcoding Project

A presentation from Richard Jacob This was a presentation given at The Annual Fair Shake a fund raiser for Fair Shake Environmental Legal Services that Pennsylvania and Ohio introduced the WPMC and covered the project. Check out Fair Shake’s… Read More

Species overview for 2015

For just over a year now we have been collecting and publishing the species lists collated at the end of walks, forays and meetings on our website. We also include pictures from the walks and of the mushrooms…. Read More

Gary Lincoff video recorded during the 15th Lincoff foray.

Club member Adam Haritan from Learn Your Land and, as of this Tuesday, the WPMC board of directors, has published an interview with Gary Lincoff. The video was recorded over the first two days of the foray. Adam… Read More

Mushroom Cultivation For Food and Medicine

A presentation from Mark Spear At last weeks cultivation meeting Mark Spear gave an introduction to mushroom cultivation around the world and brief instructions for growing mushrooms at home.