Continuing Education & Workforce Development

Register for - Wild Mushroom Gathering - Level I

Event: Wild Mushroom Gathering - Level I
Location: Randolph Center Campus
Time: Aug 03, 2015 9:00am - Aug 05, 2015 4:00pm
Cost: $250.00
Description: This course will introduce the concept, ethics, historical uses and environmental impact of collecting wild and introduced mushrooms, while teaching the correct techniques of botanical identification, spore printing, field guide keys and other identification techniques. A variety of the most common mushrooms found in Vermont will be reviewed. Harvesting, handling, preparation, marketing as well as State and federal regulations will also be covered. There is an outdoor collecting component to this course. Upon completion, students will possess the essential foundational skills and techniques used in botanical identification for safe and ethical collecting.

If you register: You will receive an email 1-2 weeks before the start of the course with more information about the course location, time, etc. and on-campus accommodations.

If you have any issues registering or making a payment please call Rachel at (802) 728-1677
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