Mushroom Workshop

ShiitakeGrow Your Own Shiitake Mushrooms


April 22, 2018

Join Matt Belmont, Farm of Peace CSA Manager, for a combination of lecture, demonstration, and hands-on learning in cultivating your own shiitake mushrooms on fresh-cut 30-inch logs.

Helping each other drill the logs

Learn about the shiitake mushroom’s origin, history, culinary uses and health benefits, followed by a short walk to see different tree species good for growing, then a demonstration and hands-on practice with drilling and mushroom log inoculation.  Instructions given for maintenance and eventual harvest.

Date: Sunday, April 22, 2018
Time: 1-4 pm
Location: The Farm of Peace – Barns area, 1212 Haven Lane, Warfordsburg, PA 17267
Workshop fee: $28 for workshop and handouts.
$9 additional to take home your completed practice log, ready to grow.

To register, please contact Raja at or 717-573-4722