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The Hidden Kingdom of Fungi

Exploring the Microscopic World in Our Forests, Homes, and Bodies

by Keith Seifert, foreword by Dr. Rob Dunn
edition: Hardcover
tagged: mycology, environmental conservation & protection, mushrooms, ecology

“Fans of Merlin Sheldrake’s Entangled Life and Suzanne Simard’s Finding the Mother Tree  will enjoy Seifert’s latest... A perspective-shifting guide to our microfungal matrix.”—Kirkus 

Even though we can’t always see them, fungi exist all around us. From forests and farms to food and medicine—and even our homes and bodies—fungal co …

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Mushrooms of British Columbia

by Andy MacKinnon & Kem Luther
edition: Paperback
tagged: mushrooms, reference, regional

With more species of fungi than any other region in Canada, British Columbia is a rich playground for mushroom hunters. Now there's Mushrooms of British Columbia, the newest handbook from the Royal BC Museum. It's perfect for anyone wanting to know more about BC mushrooms—whether for study, harvest, photography or appreciation.

Authors and mushroo …

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Mushrooms of Western Canada

illustrated by Helene Schalkwijk-Barendsen, edited by Elaine Butler
edition: Paperback
tagged: mushrooms, reference

This book is the first comprehensive field guide to the mushrooms of the Northwest - that region which covers the area from Alaska to northern California and from Saskatchewan and Montana to the Pacific Coast. A total of 550 species are meticulously illustrated and dealt with in the text. With accurate scientific information and superb illustration …

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Mushrooms of Northwest North America

illustrated by Helene Schalkwijk-Barendsen, edited by Elaine Butler
edition: Paperback
tagged: mushrooms, reference

This book is the first comprehensive field guide to the mushrooms of the Northwest - that region which covers the area from Alaska to northern California and from Saskatchewan and Montana to the Pacific Coast. A total of 550 species are meticulously illustrated and dealt with in the text. With accurate scientific information and superb illustration …

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Guide to Medicinal Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest

Health Benefits and Other Therapeutic Uses

by Svetlana Poltavets & Eugene Poltavets
edition: Paperback
tagged: mushrooms, alternative medicine

Mushrooms are among the oldest living organisms on Earth. Over millions of years of their existence, these poorly studied organisms have created and accumulated a large variety of biologically active substances in their fruiting bodies and mycelium, helping them to survive, defend and colonize various ecosystems. The Pacific Northwest is a unique a …

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DIY Mushroom Cultivation

Growing Mushrooms at Home for Food, Medicine, and Soil

by Willoughby Arevalo
edition: Paperback
tagged: techniques, organic, mushrooms, sustainable living

Bring mushrooms into your life as you dive into the practice of home-scale mushroom cultivation

With applications in permaculture, urban farming, cooking, natural medicine, and the arts, interest in home-scale mushroom cultivation is exploding. Yet many beginners remain daunted by the perceived complexity of working with fungi.

DIY Mushroom Cultiva …

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Mushrooms of Ontario and Eastern Canada

illustrated by George Barron, edited by Lee Craig
edition: Paperback
tagged: mushrooms, reference

A full-colour photographic field guide to over 600 mushrooms and fungi of Ontario, Québec and Atlantic Canada as well as the northeastern United States. Spectacular photos and excellent species information combine to make this a must-have reference book. Includes notes on edibility.

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Mushrooms of Northeast North America

Midwest to New England

by George Barron
edition: Paperback
tagged: mushrooms, reference

A full-color photographic field guide to mushrooms and fungi of the northern United States, from the Midwest to New England. Featured in USA Today, this must-have reference has spectacular photos and excellent species information.

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The Deerholme Mushroom Book

From Foraging to Feasting

by Bill Jones
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
tagged: reference, mushrooms

“Thorough and intense . . . A fully referenced field guide [for foraging mushrooms] and a collection of utterly delicious recipes, it’s destined to be a classic.” —Anita Stewart, Founder of Cuisine Canada

Shortlisted for a 2014 Taste Canada Award, this comprehensive cookbook and expert guide will expand your culinary knowledge of wild and cu …

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