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Mushroom Log Inoculation @Maple Festival

March 23, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT

Maple Festival at Wellspring Forest Farm & School
Saturday, March 23rd 10am-4pm
Event Admission: FREE

MECKLENBURG, NY – As part of the New York Maple Producers Association statewide Maple Weekend, Wellspring Forest Farm, located 12 miles West of Ithaca and 12 miles East of Watkins Glen, will be open to the public on Saturday March 23rd with a range of events for the whole family.

Activities include: sugarbush tours, live music, local source hot foods and drink vendors, farm and craft market, and…

MUSHROOM LOG INOCULATION with Groundswell Center! In this hands-on activity, inoculate shiitake mushroom spores into a log to take home and grow your own shiitake mushrooms. Leave the event with the log and instructions on how to prepare for a shiitake bloom! $10 per log.

Please note: This is a hands-on and fun activity, but does involve using a power tool and hot wax. young children must be supervised by an adult to take part in this activity.


March 23, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT