Month: December 2015

Fungus expert spawns truffle orchards

December 22, 2015
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Charles Lefevre inoculates trees with fungi that produce truffles. While the technical craft of Charles Lefevre’s job is complex, the purpose is simple: Encouraging the natural symbiosis between trees and…

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Everyone’s Favorite Fungus

December 5, 2015
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The Oregon Truffle Festival Celebrates Everyone’s Favorite Fungus. Three terrific, truffle-filled weekends coming in January. By Don Root They’re strangely neither plants nor animals, but as every chef knows, fungi…

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