Because mushrooms can thrive in a variety of growing conditions, they are available fresh year round. Several varieties of mushrooms are also available canned or dried.
Quantity recipes containing mushrooms from the USDA Mixing Bowl.
Ag Facts: Mushrooms
Oklahoma State University Extension.
Facts about the history of mushrooms, mushroom production, and specific varieties of mushrooms: button, portobello, shiitake, and wild mushrooms.
Fungi for Kids
A word search, photographs, coloring pages, and fungi facts all directed towards teaching children more about fungi and the varieties and anatomy.
Fresh Mushrooms Natures Hidden Treasure
Web site includes information about varieties, care and handling, preparation, history, nutrition, and recipes.