Montana Ag Live

A regular call-in information program dealing with agricultural and gardening issues in Montana. Presented by MontanaPBS in association with Montana State University Extension, this program invites experts onto the panel to discuss everything from pesticide use, and large-scale agricultural techniques to backyard gardening questions and even which mushroom to pick in the woods.

Mushrooms In Montana (No. 2109)

First Aired Sunday, May 23, 2004

Last year's drought and fires should make this a banner year for morels and other edible mushrooms. For tips on safe mushroom hunting and selection and a quick course in fungi biology, join guest Cathy Cripps, MSU-Bozeman mycologist, and the Ag Live panel. Phone in questions for Dr. Cripps and the panelists toll-free at 1-888-828- 5876.