While our meetings and most of our walks are open to the public, there are definite benefits to joining the Mushroom Club of Georgia and renewing yearly.
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July 6th, 2016
Peter McCoy is a self-taught mycologist with 15 years of accumulated study and experience. He is an original founder of Radical Mycology, a grassroots organization and movement that teaches how to work with mushrooms and other fungi for personal health, community resilience, and ecological stewardship. Peter is the lead cultivation expert for the Amazon Mycorenewal Project and Open Source Ecology and the primary author behind Radical Mycology, a 700-page book on mycology and mushroom cultivation. Peter’s work has been featured in various news and media outlets such as Grist, Vice’s Motherboard, Permaculture Voices, The Survival Podcast, and The Visionary Activist Show on KUPL. And his unique approach to fungi has brought him to present at various event, including The Permaculture Voices Conference, The Village Building Convergence, The Telluride Mushroom Festival, The Breitenbush Herbal Conference, The National Brownfield’s Conference, and The North American Mycological Association. From his mushroom homestead in Portland, OR, Peter’s daily practice centers on cultivating, researching, and foraging for new intersections between humans and the fungal realm.
As always, try to come around 6:30 to meet, greet, and share in some snacks!
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MCG features monthly meetings each year between February and November on a variety of fungi-related topics. To view some of our previous meetings go HERE.
DID YOU KNOW...
Mushrooms have religious importance in many cultures, including the North American Indians. The Blackfoot Indians believed puffballs were stars that fell to Earth.
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