2020 GEORGIA MUSHROOM FESTIVAL aka MUSH FEST
Fungi Farm was founded in 2018 out of love of fungi and has now added the first spawn lab and laboratory cultivation at Fungi Farm in Alabama. Alan enjoys teaching mushroom cultivation to people who want to learn how to grow mushrooms at home.
An exciting grower from Asheville, specializing in cordyceps mushrooms has joined our team! David, aka Cougar, is the Founder of Phenomenal Fungi and the Chief Science Officer. He is an herbalist with 30 years experience.`
William will teach Molecular Mycology together with Alan Rockefeller (space limited). The goals of his company, MycoSymbiotics,
is to search the Wild Lands in the North East, and Mid-Atlantic U.S. for edible and medicinal mushrooms to add to his culture collection. His research is focused on learning to Cultivate Novel Mushroom species and teach, teach, teach!
Our firebrand LOUD MOUTH'ers from Talking Rock are bringing an amazing variety of mushrooms they grow on their farm where they live with goats, donkeys and chickens. They have graciously donated the delicious mushrooms used by our chefs in support of the various charities they support.
Brian is a Certified mushroom forager who harvests wild gourmet mushrooms for sale to restaurants, health food stores and at farmers markets. He is also a grower with his own operation in Dalohnega, GA, organizes local mushroom forays and teaches the mushroom certification needed to sell mushrooms legally.