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Deep Portage mushroom foray planned Sept. 6-8

Posted: August 13, 2013 - 6:44pm

The Paul Bunyan Mushroom Club of Minnesota will host a weekend of mushroom adventure among the hills and forests of Deep Portage Learning Center on Sept. 6-8. 

The group will collect mushrooms in the forest, listen to experts on mushroom identification and cultivation, mushroom diversity and their role in the environment.

Chief mycologist and guest speaker will be Tom Volk, professor of biology at the University of Wisconsin, La Crosse. Volk speaks at many mushroom gatherings across the country and is the author of the Mushroom of the Month website

Request registration forms from More information is available at

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