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Vasken Hauri, Country Nerd Farm

Mushrooms are an amazing but often mysterious part of our world. With a little bit of exploration, however, you can harness the power of mushrooms to increase garden yields, add a delicious source of protein to your diet, and even help local bee populations thrive. We'll cover some easy ways to get started with mushroom cultivation in your garden, discuss how mushrooms grow and reproduce, and learn about how scientists are using mushrooms to improve the world.

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Master Gardeners of Merced County
offer workshops and talks to the public throughout the year on a variety of topics.  

If you would like a Master Gardener to give a talk to your group or if you would like to suggest a workshop topic: 

phone: 209 385-7403 

Email: anrmgmerced@ucanr.edu

 or submit a request here!

All information and recommendations are
UC research based.