‹‹ Colorado Matters

Foragers Focus On Fungi For Festival In Telluride

Listen Now
14min 50sec
Photo: Courtesy of Vera Stucky Evenson
<p>Pleurotus populinus is a fungus found in Colorado.</p>

Mushroom enthusiasts all over the country will descend upon Telluride next week for the Mushroom Festival. This has been a particularly good year in many parts of the country for mushroom growth. Britt Bunyard is a professional mycologist and the Executive Director of the Telluride Mushroom Festival.