Darke, Mercer OSU Ext. to offer program on growing backyard mushrooms


NORTH STAR—How would you like to start growing and harvesting your own mushrooms

OSU Extension Darke and Mercer County are offering a program that is an introduction to outdoor mushroom cultivation that can provide homegrown protein.

Central State ANR Educator Marc Amante will provide information on creating mulched beds to grow wine cap mushrooms, how to build totem stacks of large and small logs for different mushroom production.

This program will take place at the North Star Community Center (124 E Star Rd, North Star, Ohio 45362) from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 16.

Please RSVP by December 14 to Taylor Dill at dill.138@osu.edu or 937-548-5215.