West Coast mushroom buyer Butch Sheaves holds a crate of pricey chanterelles. (Nora O’Malley photo)

Dry weather causes “unprecedented” cost of chanterelles in B.C.

“We need heavy rain. We need rain that will saturate the ground”


Mycologist Paul Kroeger points out an inedible mushroom species growing at the back end of Beach Park during his 2017 Sicamous Fungi Fest walking tour. Kroeger will be a presenter and will guide tours for the upcoming 2022 festival. (File photo)

Stage set for return of Shuswap’s premier mushroom-focused event

Experts lined up for Sicamous Fungi Fest, Sept. 16-18


TWA Fungi brand king oyster mushrooms have been recalled in B.C. over Listeria concerns. (Courtesy Canadian Food Inspection Agency)

King oyster mushrooms recalled in B.C. over Listeria concerns

TWA Fungi brand mushrooms sold up to July 2 impacted