From Fungi to Foraging


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Intro lecture for beginners about The Fifth Kingdom—The Fungi Kingdom. We will cover the history of Fungi on Earth; basic vocabulary terms and the fungal kingdom placement in the ecosystem; relationship of fungi and trees, plants; life cycle of mushroom; anatomy of mushroom; classification of fungi; mushroom hunting safety and ethics; 5 plus 5 mushrooms to know (edible and non edible ones) You will be introduced to the Fungi Kingdom aka; the miracle worker of nature. Fungi can be food, a decomposer of debris and also a healing agent.


Start Date: 06/08/23, 1 meeting
Class Time: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Day of Week: Thursday
Location: Zoom
Instructor: Jana Harris
Status: Running/Openings