April 8 Meeting: Eric Mueller: The Marvels of Mycology

The guest speaker for our April 8th meeting will be Eric Mueller. The meeting will be hosted in Room 101, Casa del Prado in Balboa Park at 6:30 pm.
We will take Eric to dinner before the meeting around 5:00pm at the Blue Water Seafood Grill at 3667 India St.
Eric will be discussing basics of mushroom cultivation and different methods for growing mushrooms. He will also be discussing medicinal mushrooms and their health benefits. 
Please bring mushrooms you find so we can get them identified 6:30-7 pm and help promote our citizen science project “San Diego Mycoflora Project” at the same time. Print out data slips here and fill them in before leaving any specimens!
Eric Mueller is a mushroom educator, producer of mushroom grow kits and high-end medicinal mushroom fruit body tinctures. He is also an electrocutioner of various wood items. He has been selling his tinctures and grow kits at both the San Diego Mycological Society and Los Angeles Mycological Society, as well as a few local Farmer’s markets. He also gives lectures to high school students about mushrooms. Learn more and  follow him at @muellermushroom &  muellersmushroom.com
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March 30: Creekside Mushroom Farm Tour and Learn Mushroom Cultivation

Sam Andrasko is the head grower and managing partner of Creekside mushroom Farms located in the Samataguma Valley in Guatay, CA. He has been growing mushrooms for the past 23 years and is a past President of The San Diego Mycological Society. Sam has invited us to the farm on Saturday March 30th from 10am to 3-4pm’ish to tour his farm and learn about cultivating mushrooms.

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Meeting Monday March 4, 6:30pm, Mary Ann Hawke. How To Be A Citizen Scientist And Help SDMS Document The Mushrooms Of A Biodiversity Hotspot

**** PLEASE NOTE: April meeting has been moved to April 8. (This is not an April Fool’s Joke!) ****

The guest speaker for our March 4th meeting will be Mary Ann Hawke. The meeting will be hosted in Room 101, Casa Del Prado in Balboa Park at 6:30 PM.
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FORAY: 10am Saturday February 16 on private property

We need to collect fresh specimens for the fair! Join us on a Foray this Saturday Feb 16 with the San Diego Mycological Society.

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(if you are not yet a member you can join online here )

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SDMYCO is Social!

Keep up with mushroomy news, events and stay connected with us on all of our social channels.

You can find us on our newly revamped Facebook Page and on Twitter, Instagram and Meet-Up.

We look forward to connecting!

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FUNGUS FAIR!!! Sunday February 17, 2019 10:30am-3:30pm

 

FUNGUS FAIR!!!
Fungus Fair is this: Sunday February 17, 2019 10:30-3:30. As a club we need your help to make this event great!
Please mark your calendars and spread the news to colleagues, family, friends and mycology enthusiasts!        2019 Fungus Fair Flyer Continue reading

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Meeting Monday Feb 4, 6:30pm, Alan Rockefeller: Mushrooms of Mexico.

The guest speaker for our February 4th meeting will be Alan Rockefeller. The meeting will be hosted in Room 101, Casa Del Prado in Balboa Park at 6:30 PM. We will take Alan to dinner before the meeting around 5:00 at the Blue Water Seafood Grill. 3667 India St. Continue reading

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Death cap mushrooms are spreading across North America

https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2019/02/deadly-mushroom-arrives-canada/581602/

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Foray: 9am Sunday January 27, Mt. Woodson Trail

For members only (not already a member? you can sign up via Paypal here: membership):
9am this Sunday, January 27,  FORAY at Mt Woodson in Ramona. Continue reading

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Jan 7th meeting: Dr. Robert “Bob” Cummings: The 10 Best, the 10 Worst, and the 10 Ugliest Mushrooms in Southern California

Our club proudly presents our January speaker : Dr. Robert “Bob” Cummings.

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