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Thursday, August 19 • 11:45am - 12:45pm
Lecture: Mushroom Hunting for Delicious and Distinctive Colorado Edibles

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Beginning mushroom hunters may wonder how to “hunt for the table” successfully in Colorado, or how to add a new species to their repertoire. I will discuss half a dozen of the most commonly hunted edible mushrooms in Colorado and how to distinguish them safely from potential “look-a-likes.”

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Ken Kassenbrock

Colorado State University
Ken Kassenbrock, MD,PhD has been an avid hunter of wild mushrooms since the late 1970s. Trained as a physician-scientist, he has worked in Cell and Molecular Biology, including post-doctoral work with the brewer’s yeast, Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Although his interests in fungi... Read More →


Thursday August 19, 2021 11:45am - 12:45pm MDT
Sheridan Opera House 110 N Oak St, Telluride, CO 81435