Pink Oyster | Pleurotus djamor

Scholarship Announcement for 5-Day Courses in 2015!

We are happy to announce that Fungi For The People has recently received a grant to offer 2 spaces in our upcoming 5-Day courses for 2015! With the increased costs of hosting workshops we have been working to find creative funding sources for securing spaces to include empowered community members who do not have access…

Enoki  |  sketch by James Jean

Enoki | Flammulina velutipes

aka: Velvet Foot, Winter Mushroom, Enokitake Etymology Flammulina is derived from the Latin flammeus, meaning “small flame”, referring to the color. Velutipes is the conjunction of two latin words: velutinus, meaning “covered with fine hairs”, and pes or “foot”, in reference to the hairy stem base. Long regarded as one of the more desirable Winter…

Mushroom Cultivation Design Course, March – 2013

A full week of hands-on and ecologically appropriate mushroom cultivation!  This is a deep introduction to community and small-medium scale mushroom growing for food, medicine, and resiliency. It will be hosted at Lost Valley Educational Center, a permaculture homestead paradise here in Oregon… Click on the poster for full description:  

Mushroom Workshop Schedule for Spring 2013

Current Workshop  Schedule  March 10th, 2013  Mushroom Permaculture Workshop @ The Green Education Center (Econ Farm) Orlando, Florida – March 17th, 2013 Mushroom Food Forest Workshop @ Sandy, Oregon (Carpool from Portland, Oregon) – March 25-29th, 2013 5 Day Mushroom Cultivation Design Course @ Lost Valley Educational Center, Dexter, Oregon – March 31st, 2013 Mushroom Gardening Workshop @…