Permaculture BC is pleased to announce two very special events taking place at the Fernwood Community Centre!

Instructor Peter McCoy has been cultivating fungi for several years, learning the tricks and tips (along with the mistakes) that come with the trade. He has presented on fungi and taught cultivation at The Radical Mycology Convergence, The Olympia Transitions Fair, The Northwest Permaculture Convergence, and the Olympia Village Building Convergence.

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An Evening Introduction to Cultivating Easy, Simple and Cheap Mushrooms by Peter McCoy

Join us at the Fernwood Community Centre on Friday night, April 26th at 7pm, as Peter gives us the download on how mushrooms and fungi relate to human beings and all other species on Earth. Mycology holds the key to many of our current ecological challenges, and its potential is just beginning to be uncovered. Find out how these incredible organisms are changing our world, and how they can make your life a whole lot better too.

This workshop will introduce you to this incredible potential, as well as give you the basics of easy and successful propagation.



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Radical Mycology: Easy and Cheap Mushroom Propagation

If you want to take your learning to the next level, we are offering a special 2-day workshop on Saturday and Sunday (April 27-28), also at the Fernwood Community Centre. This weekend workshop will give you all the tools you need to be successful, whether you are a beginner or an expert. Come for live demonstrations, get your hands dirty, and learn the most cutting edge of low-tech cultivation techniques.


This is a very special opportunity. Peter McCoy is truly an expert, and whether you are a fungal-fanatic, or just curious, this information is very likely blow your mind. You will leave this weekend with full confidence, knowing that growing your own mushrooms can be cheap, fun, and empowering!