Nearly a decade has passed since I was first introduced to the topic of mycology, the study of fungi.
When I first began to learn I was surprised by how critically important fungi are in our everyday lives, yet it had taken me 20-something years to even notice their existence!
As the years have passed, I have been lucky to witness the blossoming (or should I say mushrooming?) interest in mycology across the United States, especially around the topic of wild foraging and medicinal mushrooms. Here's a primer to help kick-start your wild foraging career!