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Heavy rains help produce bounty of mushrooms

posted on October 21, 2011 at 4:34 PM

The tropical storms that drenched the Northeast this year left an unexpected bounty: Thousands of mushrooms have sprung up on some lawns, and foragers have filled bags with wild ones plucked from the earth, stumps and logs. Full Story

Tar Heel Plants Truffles

posted on July 25, 2008 at 8:07 PM

North Carolina (AP) - In rural North Carolina, Susan Rice is planning her attack on the French. Full Story

Northwest Commerical Mushroom Harvest Likely to be Poor

posted on April 7, 2006 at 8:04 PM

Last year's mild wildfire season in the Northwest may be bad news for commercial mushroom hunters, but hobbyists already are salivating at the thought of spring morels. Full Story

Edible Fungus Imitates Meat

posted on March 8, 2002 at 8:03 PM

They say it tastes like chicken and rivals soyburgers as a fake meat product with a lot of protein and minimal amount of calories. Full Story

Busy Week for Courts

posted on June 29, 2001 at 8:06 PM

A Supreme Court decision this week said mandatory product advertising, paid from the mushroom commodity check-off program, violates the First Amendment right of free speech. Full Story

Rivers Swollen; Checkoff In Court

posted on April 20, 2001 at 8:04 PM

More than 400 miles of the bloated Mississippi River between Minneapolis and southern Iowa was closed to boat and barge traffic as the river reached near-record flood levels. Full Story

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