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).
Farmers, beginning producers, retiring/transitioning producers, organic producers, specialty crop producers, sustainable producers, value-added producers, small business owners, families, curious folks, fun-guys.
Thursday, April 25th, from 6-9:00pm
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.
$15 per person
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