03/02: Mycology 101 with Olga Tzogas
Journey through the complex web & ancient world of Mushrooms & Fungi. Take a look at the roles mushrooms play within our lives, the forest, and in food systems. Learn basic concepts of mycology, explore into their biology and ecology, and learn some basic methods for growing mushrooms in your community garden or your kitchen. Mushrooms and their underground network of cells called mycelium are the unsung heroes often missing from our studies, biomes, culture and horticulture practices. Learn the basics to recognizing them in the field. Explore different ways to grow them for food & medicine. Take home skills to get started incorporating mushrooms in your kitchen, garden and medicine cabinet.