Those of you who are regular visitors to beginningfarmers.org have undoubtedly noticed that there has been a conspicuous lack of posts over the past few days.
There is a reason for this. Your administrator has just returned from his annual pilgrimage to northern Michigan in search of morel mushrooms.
And what a search it was! Dr. Kurt Lamour (Dept of Plant Pathology, University of Tennessee – Knoxville) and I spent two and a half days in the woods collecting these beauties, and it was a trip to remember.
Here are some pictures of our bounty: