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Mushrooms ?
« on: April 16, 2016, 04:29:34 PM »
Any body finding any yet ? I heard there finding some just north of the Ohio river. But around here I suppose after Monday I will start checking some spots.
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Re: Mushrooms ?
« Reply #1 on: April 16, 2016, 05:06:32 PM »
I wouldn't know witch ones are eatable and witch are  bad so I don't look for them  ;D

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Re: Mushrooms ?
« Reply #2 on: April 16, 2016, 11:44:12 PM »
We started finding them several weeks ago.
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Re: Mushrooms ?
« Reply #3 on: April 17, 2016, 03:28:53 PM »
I wouldn't know witch ones are eatable and witch are  bad so I don't look for them  ;D
They are all edible. Some only once. ;D We don't pick them either, we want to know what we are eating.
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Re: Mushrooms ?
« Reply #4 on: April 18, 2016, 01:15:43 PM »
Found only a few a day for the past 4 days.
Temps and everything are finally in range so I am expecting things to start happening.
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« Reply #5 on: April 18, 2016, 03:06:56 PM »
Here in NW Indiana my son in law has found a few black sponge (morel) mushrooms in the past week.  With this better temps right now, they should be popping and turning to grey.  Little early for the yellows yet.
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« Reply #6 on: April 19, 2016, 07:43:27 PM »
Last year I found 26 about the size of a pop can on a farm in southern Indiana. Today the landowner called me and I had showed him where the spot was last spring. He told me he had picked forthy and could see that many more back into the mayapples. Sure wish I was there with him I like to pick sponges   ;D.
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« Reply #7 on: April 19, 2016, 09:39:40 PM »
OneWithWood, I must live about 25 miles south of you, near Underwood.  I'm not a very good mushroom hunter, but I have a patch in my yard that does well (like 30 one year).  My son found 1 black on April 1, and I've found 6 since then.  I think it's over for that patch this year, unless we get some miracle weather.

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« Reply #8 on: April 28, 2016, 05:15:45 PM »
Been another dry year for me again. Everytime we get rain its cold and when it gets warm enough it's to dry   :D .
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« Reply #9 on: April 29, 2016, 05:14:15 AM »
We had a good rain on Tuesday and Wednesday was overcast with some light showers.  I went out yesterday (Thursday) and walked the big circuit hitting all the known likely places.  Nothing.  This is the first year my dad's never fail spot failed. 
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« Reply #10 on: April 29, 2016, 06:27:45 AM »
i ways always afraid i would find the ones popular back in the 70s  :D and im crazy enough own my own smiley_dizzy  :D :D :D so i just get mine in a can when i eat them :)
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« Reply #11 on: April 29, 2016, 11:59:19 AM »
 Those are still VERY popular here, southern Vancouver Island is the hot spot. :D
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« Reply #12 on: April 29, 2016, 12:04:47 PM »
Here in my corner of Arkansas the morels started about a month ago and are  gone now. It was a pretty poor year. I hunt many types of mushrooms but am crazy about morels..... it seems to me the crop we have here pales compared to harvests of more  northly states.

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Re: Mushrooms ?
« Reply #13 on: April 30, 2016, 09:23:49 AM »
We've got the right moisture but nights have been too cold here.  Maybe next week.
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« Reply #14 on: April 30, 2016, 01:09:12 PM »
Corley5 I was in Lake Cty this past week and mushroom hunters were like hair on a dogs back. One fellow had 45 grays and held them in his two hands. But was very chily weather.
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Re: Mushrooms ?
« Reply #15 on: April 30, 2016, 01:45:08 PM »
We've been in the 30s nights up here.  50s at night with good soil moisture is best.  I haven't heard of anyone finding any up here and no one seems to be looking either.  No traffic in the woods today.   
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Re: Mushrooms ?
« Reply #16 on: May 01, 2016, 07:31:38 AM »
Stripper pits were producing a lot this year I hear.  Most people saying it is a terrible year.  I will make one more trip today, but am taking my grape vine saw with me so I can be a little productive when I don't find any mushrooms.
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Re: Mushrooms ?
« Reply #17 on: May 01, 2016, 07:56:56 AM »
Checked a couple places this past week not a thing, a friend said his gf found a few as Corley said to cold at night.

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Re: Mushrooms ?
« Reply #18 on: May 03, 2016, 11:01:40 AM »
Nothing here yet nights to cool is the general thought. Ramps came up early and are going strong

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Re: Mushrooms ?
« Reply #19 on: May 03, 2016, 11:44:29 AM »
We come across a lot of different Mushrooms at the Cabin but I don't know anything about them.  Some are real pretty but probably deadly.
Anyone know what this one is?
 

 
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