Growing Your Own Shiitake Mushrooms – Registration Open

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Sat., December 8, 2018 | 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Citizens Resource Center, 1303 Dallas-Cherryville Hwy, Dallas, NC

Instructors:  Jim Burke, Julie Flowers & Lara Worden

Cost:  $35

Registration Deadline:  November 21, 2018

This workshop teaches the basics of shiitake mushroom backyard cultivation. Each participant will leave with a fully inoculated log at the end of the workshop. Topics covered include information on:

  • existing varieties of shiitake mushrooms
  • growing medium and equipment requirements
  • preparing and inoculating logs
  • maintaining logs and harvesting

Registration Details

  • Online registration (requires credit or debit card) –  click link: coming soon
  • Mail registration  – complete the registration form and return along with a check (payable to N.C. Cooperative Extension) to:  N.C. Cooperative Extension, PO Box 1578, Gastonia, NC 28053
  • Onsite registration – visit the N.C. Cooperative Extension of Gaston County office during regular business hours (cash, check, or credit card)