Tue, Mar 24 | Sticks and Stones Farm

Shiitake Mushroom Workshop - Canceled

Registration is Closed
Shiitake Mushroom Workshop - Canceled

Time & Location

Mar 24, 2020, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Sticks and Stones Farm, 107 White Oak Rd, Center Barnstead, NH 03225, USA

About the Event

Shiitake Mushroom Workshop

Tue, 03/24/2020 4:00pm - 7:00pmSticks and Stones Farm 107 White Oak Road Center Barnstead, NH 03225

This will be an interactive workshop beginning with a tree identification walk, allowing participants to learn how to select appropriate trees for cutting mushroom logs. This portion of the workshop will be led by Dode Gladders, Forestry Field Specialist for Sullivan County Extension.

The second portion of the evening will focus on the process of inoculating logs for shiitake production, as well as, handling of the logs in anticipation of harvest. All necessary supplies will be provided and participants will take home the log that they inoculate during the workshop. Jeremy DeLisle, Food and Agriculture Specialist for Merrimack County Extension, will lead this portion of the workshop.

This workshop will be capped at 20 participants, so register early to reserve your spot. For specific questions regarding the workshop topics or for persons with disabilities requiring special accommodations, please contact Jeremy DeLisle at 603-796-2151 or jeremy.delisle@unh.edu prior to the event.

To register for this event, please contact Mary West at the Merrimack County Extension Office at 603-796-2151 or mary.west@unh.edu, and she will instruct you where to send payment to.

Cost: $20.00

This is a UNH Cooperative Extension workshop.  There are no discounts for SBFNH members.