Mushrooms http://nhpr.org en In Which A Man Named Mario Finds And Eats A Giant Mushroom http://nhpr.org/post/which-man-named-mario-finds-and-eats-giant-mushroom <p>When we say giant mushroom, we mean it - <a href="http://www.eagletribune.com/newhampshire/x1909740889/Salem-man-finds-mammoth-mushroom" target="_blank">a two foot long, 30 pound mushroom found in Salem</a>.</p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 19:40:45 +0000 Brady Carlson 36945 at http://nhpr.org In Which A Man Named Mario Finds And Eats A Giant Mushroom Treasure Hunting for a Wild Japanese Delicacy http://nhpr.org/post/treasure-hunting-wild-japanese-delicacy <p><em>Because of a faraway tragedy, and a fluke of nature, the two men are learning a thing or two about the global economy &ndash; and about the fine line between passion and obsession.</em></p><p>If there were such a thing as a professional mushroom forager in New Hampshire, Keith Garrett would be it. So would Eric Milligan.</p><p>The two men have been hunting mushrooms in the Lakes Region for the last six years. More than 5,000 species of mushrooms have been identified in this region alone, but Milligan and Garrett are walking encyclopedias.</p> Thu, 13 Oct 2011 04:00:00 +0000 Elaine Grant 27 at http://nhpr.org Treasure Hunting for a Wild Japanese Delicacy