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Mushroom Workshop Weekend: April 10, 11 + 12, 2015

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Meet Mycologist Michael Vossen for a weekend of education and inspiration at beautiful OUR Ecovillage in Shawnigan Lake B.C. to learn everything about Fungi!!
Learn to cultivate and identify wild edible and medicinal mushrooms in your local ecosystem while sampling some of the most highly revered, well-studied and health promoting medicinal mushrooms in the world. Get tips and recipes on delicious ways to incorporate mushrooms into your diet as food and medicine. Join use while we discuss ways mushrooms can enhance and sustain our health and play a key role in maintaining a healthy ecosystem.
FRIDAY APRIL 10th:
Evening Public Talk / Potluck (5–8 pm)
SATURDAY APRIL 11th **IDENTIFICATION **
SCHEDULE:
9:00am–11:00am “Edibles + Medicinals”
11:00am–12:00pm “Medicinal Mushroom Medicine Making.”
12:00pm–1:00pm “LUNCH”
1:00pm–4:00 pm “FORAY” (Trail Walk)

Class Topics Include:
*Identifying local wild Edible, Medicinal and Poisonous species.
*Sustainable harvesting practices.
*Culinary tips and recipes.
*Drying and preserving.
*Spore prints
*Supply resources.

SUNDAY APRIL 12 **CULTIVATION**
SCHEDULE:
9:00am–12:00pm “Indoor Cultivation”
12:00pm–1:00pm “LUNCH”
1:00pm–2:00pm “Outdoor Cultivation”
2:00pm–4:00pm “FORAY” (Trail walk)

Class Topics Include:
*Indoor and outdoor cultivation
*Sustainable harvesting practices.
*Culinary tips and recipes.
*Grain spawn.
*Spore prints.
*Drying and preserving.
*Supply resources.

Investment: $200 per day (Saturday or Sunday) *Includes Lunch* or $350 for full amazing workshop weekend!
**Includes all meals** and “FREE CAMPING!”

“Includes mushroom grow kit and free samples!”

Mushroom Grow Kit Options:
Shiitake
Oyster
Lions Mane
Red Reishi

**Special family and group rates**

“Space is limited and registration is required in advance”

For more information and to register call 777.762.0990 or email “mikel_vossen@hotmail.com

Permaculture. Sustainable Food Production. Natural Building. Education. Community.