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November 11, 2016

 

truffles

Episode 733: A Trunk Full Of Truffles

Truffles are a smelly fungus. They're also one of the most coveted foods in the world. NPR's Planet Money asks why people are willing to pay so much for them.

October 28, 2016

 

shiitake mushroom growing on a log.

Cultivating Mushrooms The Easy Way And The Hard Way

Two different approaches to cultivating mushrooms: Daniel Orr grows shiitakes on logs, and Darin Kelly expanded Good Life Farms to start a commercial operation.

October 26, 2016

 

mushroom risotto

Farro Risotto With Mushrooms

Farro makes a great substitute for rice in a risotto. Cook it ahead and this recipe whips up in no time.

October 12, 2016

 

roasted hen of the woods

Crispy Roasted Hen of the Woods

Hen of the woods is a variety of mushroom with caps that fan out like a feathered plume. These thin caps make them perfect for roasting.

August 31, 2016

 

sign on a tree

For-Profit Mushroom Pickers In Montana Go Underground

Last year's forest fires have produced a bumper crop of morels, but the Forest Service isn't issuing commercial licenses in some prime picking spots.

August 26, 2016

 

finch's chanterelle pasta

Pasta With Chanterelles And Sugar Snap Peas

Chef Jeff Finch adds a couple special ingredients to make this pasta dish extraordinary -- corn stock and roasted heirloom tomato puree.

August 22, 2016

 

frittata

Recipe: Finch’s Chanterelle Frittata

Brunchers won't have many more chances to enjoy Jeff Finch's chanterelle frittata. It's available only as long as foragers provide him with fresh mushrooms.

May 4, 2016

 

morels growing in the woods

Hunting Morel Mushrooms: Q&A With Annie Corrigan

We have tips and tricks for finding morel mushrooms, but don't delay. The season is almost over!

April 21, 2016

 

hunting for morels in a forest

After Fires In West, Mushroom Hunters ‘Chase The Burn’

Foragers are now scouring the hills in California in search of black morels — prized mushrooms which grow in land ravaged by forest fires.

November 29, 2015

Traveling Dinner Party 

joshua ploeg in kitchen

All Are Welcome At Joshua Ploeg’s Pop-Up Vegan Cafe

What if cooks toured the country like musicians? And what if they gave their “performances” in your dining room? Joshua Ploeg is doing just that.

August 20, 2014

 

potato leek soup with chanterelles

Potato Leek Soup With Chanterelles

This potato leek soup is made especially seasonal with a smattering of sautéed chanterelle mushrooms.

August 11, 2014

 

mushrooms on cutting board

Mushrooms Masquerading As Meat

Chefs are figuring out how to stealthily add mushrooms to ground beef to cut fat and calories without sacrificing flavor.

April 16, 2014

 

morel mushrooms

Morel Mushroom Hunters Can Now Hunt Off Trails

A new law in Indiana allows foragers to legally hunt for mushrooms off trails.

November 19, 2013

Carnival On Your Plate 

succotash with corn, lima beans and vegetables

Hoosier Autumn Succotash

Red pepper, green zucchini, yellow corn… Grab whatever colorful veggies you have in your fridge for this recipe.

April 27, 2013

Kick Back And Relax 

solar panels on the farm

Let Mother Nature Do The Work For You

Today, we have stories about farmers letting Mother Nature do the heavy lifting. And, it's asparagus in the kitchen!

April 27, 2013

Fun With Fungus 

Mycelial Network

From Mulch To Mushrooms

After two years of decomposing, the piles of leftover wood chips at Bread & Roses Gardens will soon sprout mushrooms thanks to hungry mycelium.

April 19, 2013

A'Hunting We Will Go 

morel mushrooms

Second Servings: Morel Mushrooms

Morel mushrooms fruit in the spring, signaling a Hoosier tradition of hunting the wooded areas. Traditional Arts Indiana learns more about these elusive fungi.

September 22, 2012

Backyard Treasures 

chicken of the woods mushrooms

Meaty Fall Mushrooms, Predators In The Chicken Coop

Chef Daniel Orr cooks with King Oyster and Chicken Of The Woods Mushrooms, and our backyard chicken experts talk about protecting your birds from predators.

September 21, 2012

Fungus Love 

Broiled King Oyster Mushrooms

King Oyster Mushrooms Served In Napa Cabbage Leaves

These mushrooms are so meaty that they could easily take the place of the piece of meat on any dinner plate.

June 30, 2012

Holiday Eats 

roasting marshmallows over fire

S’mores And Shrooms For Your Fourth Of July Cookout

We're cooking high class s'mores and local mushrooms on the grill for Fourth of July. And, local farmers work together to put more local food on more plates.

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