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Does anyone on CM go mushrooming? And what kind do you hunt?

I love getting in the woods and hunt morels.

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grammawjo

Asked by grammawjo at 11:36 AM on Mar. 17, 2011 in Health

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  • Years and years ago I went mushrooming with a friend. We got lots and lots of Morels (or at least that what he said they were).
    meooma

    Answer by meooma at 11:37 AM on Mar. 17, 2011

  • My dh goes. Ive went with a few times. Its pretty fun.
    jmgblair10

    Answer by jmgblair10 at 11:37 AM on Mar. 17, 2011

  • I haven't been in a couple years. I love to go.
    tiddliwinks

    Answer by tiddliwinks at 11:38 AM on Mar. 17, 2011

  • I don't go. Didn't you see that episode of ER where the lady hunted mushrooms and found some and ate them and DIED? It was from some weird bacteria or something in them. That would be just my luck. lol
    lovingmy4babies

    Answer by lovingmy4babies at 11:41 AM on Mar. 17, 2011

  • tons of people go around here but i have never been but would love to go.
    jenn4443

    Answer by jenn4443 at 11:49 AM on Mar. 17, 2011

  • Yeah, I'm too scared. If you eat the wrong kind, and it's hard tell which ones are the right ones, you can go into acute liver failure and die. I'm too chicken.
    Musicmom80

    Answer by Musicmom80 at 11:57 AM on Mar. 17, 2011

  • I'm allergic, but my SIL's sister takes her kids out and they find either morels or truffels (not sure which) - her little 2yo finds more than anyone else.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:17 PM on Mar. 17, 2011

  • No. I'd also be afraid of getting the wrong kind
    jilligan362

    Answer by jilligan362 at 2:01 PM on Mar. 17, 2011

  • I've gotten Chicken of the Woods before, but this year I'm buying the logs with the spores in them as well as those new bags that you just cut and water and i'm growing my own.
    Mom2Jack04

    Answer by Mom2Jack04 at 2:41 PM on Mar. 17, 2011

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