On June 12th, Tradd Cotter will be conducting a tour of Mushroom Mountain! The tour will include an introduction to fungal ecology and life cycles, a laboratory tour, research overviews, and a tour of the fruiting room. Many aspects of mushrooms, including medicinal properties, cooking, and mycoremediation to soil creation will also be discussed along the way. The tour costs $15 to attend and will begin at 10:00AM.
Travis Christofferson, M.S. received his undergraduate degree in molecular biology from the Montana State University Honors Program and a master’s degree in Material Engineering and Science from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology. Today, he is a full-time science writer and founder of a cancer charity. He lives in South Dakota.
Location: 1 Campus Center Way, Amherst, MA, 01003 | Authors: Eric Toensmeier
On January 31st, Eric Toensmeier will speak at Landscape Heroes: Carbon, Water and Biodiversity, a conference at UMass Amherst's Murray D. Lincoln Campus Center. Join Biodiversity for a Livable Climate, the Ecological Landscape Alliance, the Northeast Organic Farming Association (NOFA/Mass), and the Organic Land Care of NOFA/CT for a day-long program that offers practical tips and applications for how you, too, can be part of the climate solution. Tickets are available from $59 - $79.
Tradd Cotter will present at the Tennessee Organic Growers Association Conference on February 17-18.
Tradd will present a general session on Mushroom Cultivation for Everyone, as well as a hands-on intensive about Cultivating Mushrooms on Logs, Wood Chips, Straw and Compost.
Location: UVM Davis Center, Burlington, VT, 05401 | Authors: Peter Burke
Peter Burke will present a workshop on year-round indoor salad gardening at the 2017 NOFA-VT Winter Conference. This year's event will take place in Burlington, VT on February 18-20. More details to come.
Location: Sanillés, Carretera de Lles Lles de Cerdanya, Lerida, Spain, 25726 | Authors: Larry Korn
Join Larry Korn for a 7-day workshop with Tracie Sage near Barcelona, Spain on the theory and practice of Masanobu Fukuokas natural farming from June 26 -July 3. Cost to participate in this course is set at 700 Euro.