Morels in Northern Illinois

Tryggvi Emilsson emilsson at ARIES.SCS.UIUC.EDU
Thu Apr 24 00:16:28 EST 1997

On Wed, 23 Apr 1997, Zoyd wrote:

> Vicki Latta wrote:
> > vividly that I went out to check my most reliable morel spot before work
> > this afternoon.  None yet... but was saddened to see the someone in their
> > infinite wisdom has put a "snowmobile" trail right through the spot....
> > but it appears to be used far more by those four wheel things that tear up
> > the soil.  Am concerned about how edible these morels will be if they even
> > grow this year... any thoughts?
> > 
> > Getting the butter nad skillet ready just in case.... <G>
> > 
> > vicki
> Vicki: morels are known for favoring disturbed ground. could be the
> snowmobile trail might actually help.
> Rich

Aha!!! That must be the reason why my buddies find morels in my footsteps,
while I get skunked!  :-)


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