South Bay Mushroom Farmers Struggle To Fill JobsWhile the handful of farmers in the South Bay still in the business of growing mushrooms are producing tons of the edible fungi, they’re faced with the problem of not having enough people to pick the crops.
East Bay Regional Park District Warns of Poisonous MushroomsThe East Bay Regional Park District is warning Bay Area residents not to collect or consume mushrooms in East Bay parks.
14 Poisoned By 'Death Cap' Mushrooms In Bay AreaA report compiled by Northern California doctors says the poisonings occurred over two weeks last December.
Death Cap Mushrooms Popping Up Around Bay Area Following El Niño RainAll the rain from recent El Nino storms has mushrooms popping up all around the Bay Area, but with them comes a warning from health officials that some of them can be deadly.
El Niño Rain Spurring Growth Of Mushrooms That Could Kill PetsEl Nino rain is helping to alleviate California’s drought, but it’s also spurring the growth of mushrooms that can be deadly to pets.
Recent Rains Bring Mushroom Boom To Bay Area Markets, MenusLands parched by a three-year drought just a few months ago are now seeing an explosion of both poisonous and edible mushrooms.
Vegan Pizza Recipe For Your Next Football PartyChef Chloe Coscarelli, former Cupcakes Wars champion, shares her delicious recipe for white wild mushroom pizza. Her new cookbook, Chloe's Vegan Italian Kitchen, is out now wherever books are sold.
Foodie Chap With Chef Sharon Nahm of E&O Asian KitchenChef Nahm & Liam met recently at E & O for their Foodie Chap chat...
Marcus D's Daily Bite: Coq Au Vin Si Vous PlaitAlice@97.3's Marcus D. delivers the consummate rustic French dish for the soul with it’s beginnings traced all the way back to ancient Gaul, “Coq Au Vin” is perfect for...
Woman Survives Eating 6 'Death Cap' Mushrooms In Santa CruzA woman who ate six "death cap" mushrooms is lucky to be alive and talking about it. But, don't chalk it up to luck. Instead, chalk it up to the Santa Cruz hospital where she was treated - and one of the doctors who practices there.
NorCal Woman Banned From Care Facilities After Making Poisonous SoupA California woman who served poisonous mushrooms to residents of an elder-care home has been barred from working in such facilities.
New Procedure Saves Bay Area Dog Poisoned By MushroomsVeterinarians in Berkeley teamed up with a Santa Cruz doctor to save a dog who was poisoned by mushrooms. Their procedure may also be used to help save human lives.
Eye On The Bay: Made In The Bay Area, Food EditionLiam Mayclem and Thuy Vu uncover foods that don’t travel far to the local grocery store because they are made and created right here in the Bay Area!
Narsai David Review: The Book of FungiKCBS Food and Wine Editor Narsai David reviews a new book by Peter Roberts and Shelley Evans called "The Book of Fungi: A Life-Size Guide to Six Hundred Species From Around the World."
Eye On The Bay: Fungus Festival - 3/30/11