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Ken Mudge

Ken Mudge

Ken Mudge has been involved in agroforestry research, teaching, and extension for over twenty years. His research has focused on non-timber forest products including nitrogen-fixing trees, American ginseng, forest-cultivated mushrooms, and others. He teaches courses including a practicum in forest farming, plant propagation, and grafting. He is principal investigator on a NE SARE-funded extension project, in collaboration with the University of Vermont and with established shiitake farmers (including coauthor Steve Gabriel) to train forest owners in shiitake mushroom production as a business enterprise. 

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September 18th, 2015 - 8:15 pm

Ken Mudge at Rowe Camp and Conference Center

Location: 22 Kings, Highway Rowe, MA, 01367 | Authors: Ken Mudge

Ken Mudge will co-lead a course with David Fischer on farming the forest at Rowe Camp and Conference Center from September 18-20. Participants will learn how to forage wild mushrooms, as well as cultivate gourmet mushrooms, ginseng, ramps and more. Cost to register includes a sliding scale and cost reduction opportunities through bartering.

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Category: Farm & Garden | Permaculture | Transition, Homesteading & Community Resilience
Format: Course 
Book: Farming the Woods - An Integrated Permaculture Approach to Growing Food and Medicinals in Temperate Forests 

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