Continuing Education & Workforce Development

Register for - Wild Mushroom Gathering

Event: Wild Mushroom Gathering
Location: Randolph Center Campus / Red School House
Time: Jul 07, 2014 8:00am - Jul 11, 2014 5:00pm
Cost: $400.00
Description: Please note: This course can be taken for credit for an additional $100.00.This is a two credit course.

Through grant funding from the US Department of Labor the Institute for Applied Agriculture and Food Systems was able to lower the cost for this course to reflect a new price for students.

Students will learn the concepts, ethics, historical uses and environmental impact of collecting wild and introduced mushrooms, and the correct techniques of botanical identification. Harvesting, handling, marketing, and an overview of state and federal regulations will also be covered.

After successful testing, students will receive Certification Level I Mushrooms of the WFGG to meet the Revised 2013 FDA Food code, regulation of food retail and safety standards.
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