The Arizona Mushroom Society is now accepting on-line registrations

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As reported previously, the Arizona Mushroom Club disbanded last month upon the retirement of its longtime President, Dr. Chester Leathers. Several other leaders of the club have also decided to take a … Continue reading

The Leathers Edibility Test

Dr. Chet Leathers with a chanterelle

I have spoken several times about the edibility test advocated by Dr. Chester Leathers, who is the president of the Arizona Mushroom Club and an emeritus professor of mycology at … Continue reading

Mushroom Cultivation Lecture by Dr. Leathers, Oct. 12th

Dr. Chester Leathers, president of the Arizona Mushroom Club, will lecture on edible mushroom cultivation in Arizona next month. It will be part of the Arizona Highlands Garden Conference held … Continue reading

The August 2013 Foray of the Arizona Mushroom Club

Last weekend, Aug 17-18, the Arizona Mushroom Club had its first foray of the season in the White Mountains of eastern Arizona. Turnout was excellent, with nearly 60 people and … Continue reading