Category: Mushroom Hunting

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Poisoning Alert

                                                                                                                             Oregon Poison Center   Fast Facts   1-800-222-1222   ALERT      –   AMANITA SMITHIANA MUSHROON POISONING We have had several cases of Amanita Smithiana that has caused acute renal failure in the last few weeks. This mushroom is often mistaken for the pine mushroom or matsutake...

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Wild Mushroom Identification Class

We had a great turnout for last Friday’s “Introduction to Wild Mushroom Identification” Class at the Amazon Community Center. Thirty eight Eugenians who are not currently CMS members went home with a greater understanding of: the Biology and Life Cycle of Wild Mushrooms, their Nutritional Value, the...

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Yachats Village Mushroom Fest

Friday, October 17 – Sunday, October 19 The Yachats Village Mushroom Fest is one of the best weekend long festivals in all of Oregon. This tiny coastal village nestled between lush temperate rainforest and the wild Pacific surf provides ideal habitat for mushrooms and mushroom lovers. Experts and...