Backyard Farming Workshop Series Presents: Growing Shiitake Mushrooms

Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm


Did you know that shiitake mushrooms are delicious, healthful and can be grown on a log in your very own backyard? Educator Jennifer Stengle from Cornell Cooperative Extension will discuss the life cycle of the mushroom, its preferred growing media, and will guide participants in creating their own shiitake log. All participants will take home their own shiitake mushroom-log to grow!

$30 Per Participant (or per team of 2 or 3 receiving only one set of materials)

Fee includes all materials and use of power tools. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

When: Saturday, October 24, 2015 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Where: Putnam Valley Grange 128 Mill Street (at Peekskill Hollow Rd.) Putnam Valley, NY 10579

For more information and to register:

[email protected]

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