Oregon Mushroom Picking Regulations

It is wild mushroom picking season in Oregon but before heading out to forage, take a moment to learn some nitty-gritty details that will make the experience more enjoyable. You don’t need a permit to harvest, transport or process less than a gallon of mushrooms if you collect them on lands …

Mushroom Safety Guide

Firstly, toss out the myths about mushrooms as there isn’t one that is true. some suggest that a poisonous one will either stain a silver spoon or turn garlic to black. simply harvesting mushrooms eaten by animals. Here are some basic rules to follow if you want to ensure that …

Wild Edible Mushroom Season in Oregon

There are about 10,000 fungal species from all of North America that have been identified and described. Roughly 10 to 20% of the mushroom species are edible, 5% have medicinal properties, 20% can make you sick, and about 1% are known as deadly.  Before heading out to hunt, take a moment to …