Grow Benzie Farm Series: Mushroom Production. Participants will increase their understanding of spawn and growing mushrooms (including shiitakes and oysters) and wild harvesting. Everyone takes home an oyster totem for their own culturing project. Guest presenter includes Bernie from Ware Farms and Casey from Five Springs Farm.
Farmers, beginning producers, retiring/transitioning producers, organic producers, specialty crop producers, sustainable producers, value-added producers, small business owners
Wednesday, May 25th, from 6-8:00pm
Sponsored by the USDA-Risk Management Agency and in partnership with Crosshatch Center for Art & Ecology, this workshop aims to share knowledge with producers to increase their viability and reduce financial, production, and marketing risks. Grow Benzie’s goal is to deepen relationships between organizations, farmers, and the community.
$15 per person
Grow Benzie: 5885 Frankfort Hwy (M115), Benzonia, 49616