Cordyceps Mushroom Cultivation


Cultivation workshop covering techniques and new findings on Cordyceps militaris mushrooms, led by William Padilla-Brown of MycoSymbiotics from North Carolina, with Ja Schindler of Fungi for the People.

William Padilla-Brown has been studying new techniques in Cordyceps culture and has begun producing C. militaris from non-pupal mediums at their lab in North Carolina.  He is visiting to share and connect with other cultivators and scientists interested in Cordyceps culture.  We welcome William as a guest presenter.

The workshop will be held at the research and production labs of Fungi for the People in Fall Creek, Oregon. Facilities provided for microscopy and tissue culture hands-on study. We will be practicing and detailing techniques on Cordyceps lifecycle, media preparations, culture techniques, environmental conditions to promote mushroom formation, and harvesting practices.

Saturday April 14th, 2018        11am – 5pm


Workshop Includes:

  • Presentations on Cordyceps introduction and cultivation techniques
  • Laboratory procedures detailed
  • Hands-on Sessions in the Lab
  • Live Cultures to take home
  • Cordyceps growing workbook
  • Seasonal Vegetarian Lunch by Valerie Nguyen
  • Q & A with William and Ja


Online Pre-Pay Registration    :  $70   Register Here

or Pay-at-event Registration    : $90  Fill in Form Below


10% Discount for Students and Mycological Society Members

Address of workshop given once registration is completed