Recent Updates from the Mushroom Belt

A Tribute to Harriet Kelly

The picture above is at the top of the CMS Member’s foray page, one of the most visited pages on the CMS website. It is very fitting, as CMS Board Member Harriet Kelly is one of the most avid hobby mushroom hunters in the Cascade Mycological Society. It...

2019 Spring Bolete Foray

Join the Cascade Mycological Society for a Members Only Spring Bolete foray in the high Cascades west of Bend.  We will be looking for Boletus rex-veris, commonly known as the Spring King Bolete. CMS Board Members Matthew Johnson and Pavel Gubanikhin will lead the foray.  Following are the details: Date: Saturday, June 1,...

Morel Foray – May 18, 2019

We are ready for Morels, and we are hoping they are ready for us! Join us for a CMS Members Only foray to the coast.  If you are not currently a CMS member, please join here, prior to registering for this foray. CMS Board Members Matthew Johnson and Lee...

2019 CMS Grant Recipient

CMS has awarded Richard Tehan, a Ph.D. student at Oregon State University majoring in Pharmaceutical Sciences a $1000 grant. Following are a few details regarding the project he will be applying these funds toward. If you would like to read Richard’s entire grant proposal you will find it...

CMS Meeting – May 15, 2019

When: Wednesday, May 15, 2019, from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Where: Amazon Community Center, 2700 Hilyard St, Eugene, Oregon 97405 This event is free and open to the public. There will be a mushroom identification session. Bring what’s in your basket, edible or not, and learn from the experienced members of...