An informational flyer for our upcoming cultivation workshop on August 5

Cultivation Workshop with Max Gorannson of Golden Mushroom Co.

Monday, August 5 Cultivation Workshop with Max Gorannson of Golden Mushroom Co. Casa del Prado Room 101 in Balboa Park 6:00pm – 9:00pm $40 Registration required https://www.eventbrite.com/e/928142829187?aff=oddtdtcreator Dive into the practical world of mushroom cultivation with Max, founder of Golden Mushroom Co. and an enthusiastic mushroom grower. Hosted by SDMYCO, this engaging workshop is tailored for both novice enthusiasts and seasoned gardeners eager to expand their knowledge into the realm of mushrooms. This hands-on session …

Upcoming Monday Monthly Mushroom Meeting with Mark Yacoub

Hello MycoFam! The upcoming Monday Monthly Mushroom Meeting with Mark Yacoub will cover: Comparative Genomics of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis: Unveiling Viral Fossils and Their Distribution Across the Fungal Kingdom Mark completed his B.S. degree in Microbiology at UC Davis in 2016. His professional experience includes research at an agricultural biotechnology company, where he focused on fungal interactions with crop plants. Mark began his doctoral studies in 2020. His dissertation research centers on population genomics of the …

Game of Shrooms & Potluck – This Monday, June 3rd

Hello MycoFam! We love potlucks and can’t believe June is just around the corner. Let’s celebrate the beginning of the summer season with an evening full of FUN(gi)! Monday, June 3: Monthly Meeting Casa del Prado Room 101 in Balboa Park 6:30 – 8:30pm Art in the Park for Game of Shrooms & Potluck $5 suggested donation Open to the public ART STATIONS •Mushroom Jewelry •Mushroom Terrariums •Mushroom Paper Sculptures POTLUCK We invite you to bring a delicious dish …

May 19: Fantastic Fungi @ La Paloma

Hello Myco Fam! SDMYCO celebrates the 5th anniversary of Fantastic Fungi this coming May 19. Tell your friends and hope to see you there! Sunday, May 19 @ 7:00pm La Paloma Theatre 471 SOUTH COAST HWY. 101 ENCINITAS, CALIFORNIA Corner Hwy. 101 and D Street, downtown Encinitas $12/ticket https://fantasticfungilp.brownpapertickets.com/

Flyer for the meeting with Alan Rockefeller

May 6 2024: Mushrooms of Baja California with Alan Rockefeller

May 6, 2024 Balboa Park Casa del Prado, Room 101 6:45pm Identification 7:00pm Lecture and Q&A Alan is an expert mycologist in high demand at mushroom events where he teaches workshops on DNA barcoding, field photography, and fungal microscopy. Committed to his cause, Alan has been studying fungal diversity for more than two decades, and since 2001 he has photographed more than 2,500 species of fungi. Alan’s contributions to community science have been widespread, and …

A poster with information for the event

Earth Day 2024! April 20th @ Balboa Park

See you at the San Diego Earth Fest this upcoming Saturday, April 20! A few of our fungi friends will be there too!!! A FREE Earth Day celebration presented by Vegan Food Popup. Featuring over 100 sustainable food, product and service vendors as well as environmental, conservation and animal rescue groups. Enjoy a full day of entertainment with speakers, music and activities for kids. Since the first Earth Day observation in 1970, more than 1 …

April Monday Meeting Info Graphic

Friends with Benefits: Plant interactions with arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi

Hi mushfam! On 4/1/24, we’re having a professor from the Salk Institute speak to us about the symbiotic relationship between plants and their arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi friends — make sure to join us!   April 1st Speaker: Lena Maria Müller, PhD **Special Location! 1395 Park Center Drive, Vista, CA** 6:45pm Identification 7:00pm Lecture and Q&A Bio: I am an assistant professor at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies. My background is in plant biology, with …