Tour of Kaolin Mushroom Farm - 2/28/15

Grower Dennis Melrath served as our guide and explained the growing process in detail.

White Mushrooms ready to pick.

Pickers doing their thing.

A look at a just-picked bed.

Another bed.

Another bed.

Dumpster full of cut-off mushroom stumps.

Just-picked mushrooms ready to pack.

Boxed mushrooms ready for market.

Dennis explains how mushrooms are picked prior to opening and exposing gills.

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