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

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.

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

Safety Advisory

A presentation from Richard Jacob As the mushroom season starts I would like to advise our members on two issue effecting our safety in the woods this year.

Introduction to Polypores

A presentation from Jack Baker, Dick Dougall, Joyce Gross, Jim Tunney and La Monte Yarroll What are polypores and what do they do  —  Jim Tunney Classification and identification tips  —  La Monte Yarroll Species Identification  —  Jack Baker, Joyce Gross,… Read More