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Friday, August 18 • 11:30am - 12:30pm
Tissue Culture of Fungi: Isolating, Expanding, Maintaining Cultures

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Tradd Cotter leads this fun and informative introduction to laboratory tissue culture techniques that will benefit veterans alike with several tips on spore germinations, cloning, and maintaining cultures to produce spawn at home or on a smalll commercial operation. Taught by Festival STAFF Mark Jones and William Padilla.

Speakers
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Tradd Cotter

Tradd Cotter is a microbiologist, professional mycologist, and organic gardener, who has been tissue culturing, collecting native fungi in the Southeast, and cultivating both commercially and experimentally for more than twenty-two years. In 1996, he founded Mushroom Mountain... Read More →
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Mark Jones

Sharondale Mushroom Farm
Mark Jones operates Sharondale Mushroom Farm near Charlottesville, Virginia.  He grows gourmet and medicinal  mushrooms, mushroom spawn, and a diverse garden with small fruit, fiber, and flowering plants.  He teaches workshops about mushroom cultivation and designing perennial... Read More →
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William Padilla

William Padilla-Brown is a Social entrepreneur, Urban Shaman, Citizen Scientist,  Poet, Mycologist, Amateur Phycologist, and a Certified Permaculture designer. William has spent most of his life traveling the world, stopping at such places as The Pyramid of the Sun, Olmec Ruins in... Read More →


Friday August 18, 2017 11:30am - 12:30pm
Telluride High School Cafeteria 721 W Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435

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