Green Food Solutions Presents: Grow Your Own Mushrooms
Join us for a beginner’s friendly mushroom inoculation workshop hosted by Jie Jin, a mushroom grower and founder of Curiouseed.
While we build the grow kits together, you will learn about the fungi life cycle, their roles in nature, and get insights in low tech mushroom cultivation methods.
As an added bonus, you will get a tour of the rooftop hydroponic Tower Farm operated by Green Food Solutions.
Your ticket includes:
– Introductory talk on fungi life cycle and mushroom cultivation
– Hands-on activity
– Mushroom grow kit ($20 retail value)
– Handout on building and caring for the mushroom grow kit
– Tour of the Denizen vertical hydroponic rooftop farm, operated by Green Food Solutions
About the Instructor:
Jie is a mushroom grower and founder of Curiouseed, an education studio dedicated to cultivating eco consciousness through playful, experimental and hands-on programming and experiences. Currently Curiouseed is focused on connecting people with the fascinating yet largely overlooked world of fungi. Jie is a member of New York Mycology Society and a certified permaculturist. She founded the Teaming with Fungi Meetup, and has taught or spoken at GrowNYC, NYC Parks, Queens Botanical Garden, CUNY, Cornell Cooperative Extension, Civic Art Lab, Fou Gallery, among others.
**If we do not have a minimum of 8 registrations, 2 days before the event, there is a chance it will be canceled. Our growers work hard to source quality materials, and
*No one is turned away for lack of funds. Please get in touch for more information.