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Mushroom Production: Grow Benzie Farm Series

What?
Grow Benzie Farm Series: Mushroom Production. Participants will increase their understanding of spawn and growing mushrooms (including shiitakes and oysters) and wild harvesting. Participants will make and take home their own mushroom log to start their at home mushroom production. Guest presenter is Bernie Ware from Ware Organic Farm (Bear Lake).

Who?
Farmers, beginning producers, retiring/transitioning producers, organic producers, specialty crop producers, sustainable producers, value-added producers, small business owners, families, curious folks, fun-guys.

When?
Thursday, April 25th, from 6-9:00pm
NO POTLUCK

Why?
Sponsored by the USDA-Risk Management Agency 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.

How Much?
$15 per person

WHERE?
Grow Benzie Event Center & Kitchen
5885 Frankfort Highway (M-115), Benzonia, 49616
*** 1 mile west of stoplight in Benzonia
*** 5 miles east of Frankfort
*** 20 miles west of Interlochen
*** 30 miles north of Manistee

QUESTIONS? 231-882-9510 or info@GrowBenzie.org

Earlier Event: April 23
Dinner with Doc: Sleep
Later Event: May 2
Fruit Tree Workshop