Mezcal Links

Photo: Ron Mader, Agaves in Oaxaca (Some rights reserved) What would aficionados and producers like others know about mezcal? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesHow to drink mezcal sustainably – QuartzIf You Sell ‘Oaxaca in a Bottle,’ What Happens to Oaxaca? – The New York TimesLe apuestan al Istmo para producir mezcal …

Mushrooms

Photo: Ron Mader, Oaxaca Mushrooms (Some rights reserved) Mushroom = a fungal growth that typically takes the form of a domed cap on a stalk, with gills on the underside of the cap Fungi are the Fourth Kingdom of the living world, but their role in ecology is often overlooked. FeaturesThe future is fungal: why …

Mushrooms Links

Photo: Ron Mader, Pochimilco Market (Some rights reserved) Links related to mushrooms presented in somewhat random fashion HeadlinesWelcome to the Great Shroom Boom CelebrationsSeptember is National Mushroom Month in Canada FacebookGIDEM.ETNOMICOLOGIAMycology Now FlickrBiodiversity Heritage Library AustraliaFungimap YamabushitakeImproving Effects of the Mushroom Yamabushitake (Hericium Erinaceus) on Mild Cognitive Impairment: A Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial 9 Health …

Mushroom Tourism

Photo: Oaxaca Market (Some rights reserved) This page explores mushroom tourism around the globe. Suggestions welcome. Culinary tourism attracts visitors to people and places for specific foods. There’s coffee tourism, wine tourism, and a new fave – mushroom tourism, aka micoturismo, in Spain and etnomicoturísmo in México. Mushrooms! Headlineshttps://oaxaca.quadratin.com.mx/produccion-de-hongos-atrae-turismo-a-la-region-mixteca FlickrAsombrosa visita a los Otomies en …

Fruit Links

Photo: Ron Mader, Apples (Some rights reserved) What would those in the know like others understand about fruit? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesThe durian debacle explainedThe deadly secret of the humble grapefruit – BBCA Trick for Storing Berries to Keep ‘Em Fresher, Longer – Food 52Pawpaws: America’s Best Secret Fruit – …

Permaculture

Photo: Permaculture coloring book (Some rights reserved) Permaculture = Designing human settlements and agricultural systems that are modeled on the relationships found in natural ecologies HeadlinesPermaculture celebrates its international day – @ABCenvironmentPermaculture Jobs, Sustainable Living, and Endless Travel – Transitions Abroad CelebrationsFirst Sunday in May International Permaculture Daypermacultureday.org – Facebook – @PermacultureDay¡Feliz día de la …

Gilroy Garlic Festival

Poster Events of note: The Gilroy Garlic Festival normally took place the last weekend in July in Gilroy, California. As of 2022, the festival has been cancelled for the near future. Mission: The festival is established to provide benefits to local worthy charities and non-profit groups by promoting the community of Gilroy through a quality …

Cheese Links

Photo: Ron Mader, Melting cheese (some rights reserved) What would aficionados like others know about cheese? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesQuesillo – Culinary BackstreetsNachbarin darf kein Stinkeschild mehr klebenThe Best Places in the World to Vacation If You Love CheeseFollow the Cheese TrailWorld’s surliest grilled cheese cart – Boing BoingCroatian discovery …

Food, Health, and Cultivating Communities

Poster (Some rights reserved) Planeta.com’s Food, Health, and Cultivating Communities continuing conversation highlights local food and slow food and everything delicious. Discussion continues on a number of social web channels, including Facebook, Flickr, Twitter, and YouTube. (La conversación continua sobre alimentación, salud y cultivo de comunidades de Planeta.com destaca la comida local, la comida lenta y …