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  1. Shrooms
    Oops! An Oregon Newspaper Accidentally Told People to Eat an ExtremelyOne tastes good and makes a good risotto; the other causes bad trips.
  2. ‘Shrooms
    Quit Your Day Job and Start Growing ShiitakesDemand is higher than supply.
  3. Grub Guides
    Made in America: 16 European-Style Products Produced StatesideIowa prosciutto, Florida bottarga, and California olive oil.
  4. In Season
    In Season: Phillip Kirschen-Clark’s Fresh Morel RisottoMorels make their otherworldly appearance in April. Sauté them in butter, scramble them with eggs, or try some in this recipe from the Café Cluny chef.
  5. Think Different
    Here Are Ten Photos of Vegetables Being Used to Operate iPhonesYes, you can use mushrooms in place of fingers on the iPhone’s capacitive touch pad.
  6. Shrooms
    Mushroom Spores Are Going to Save the PlanetThe new products, which are biodegradable, are a sight for spore eyes.
  7. Not-So-Fun-gi
    Family Nearly Dies From Wild-Mushroom Stir-fryTake heed, would-be foragers.
  8. The Berkshires
    Deval Patrick Loves Nudel, Wants to Be a FarmerThe governor is an unwitting mushroom supplier.
  9. Foodievents
    Nancy Silverton Named Guest-Chef at February’s Wild Mushroom FairThe chef will offer a cooking demo to some local foraging obsessives.
  10. Whoopsies
    Oops! Australian Chef Accidentally Kills Customers With Toxic MushroomsPeople might want to think twice before eating foraged foods!
  11. Mediavore
    Real Housewives of Southie Strikes a Nerve; It’s a Record ‘Shroom SeasonPlus potato-pickin’ convicts and more, all in our morning news round-up.
  12. Life or Death
    Save a Man From His Trippy MushroomsAny mushroom pros out there?
  13. Mediavore
    Plastic Bag Ban Gets Approved in Santa Monica; Which Coffee Not to DrinkStarting September, the restriction goes into effect, while six widely sold caffeinated beverages are seriously bad for your health.
  14. Mediavore
    FDA Won’t Condone Milk Sharing Among Nursing Mothers; Pennsyltucky HuntersPlus fish tacos and other Mexican dishes are more popular than ever, and Starbucks and Kraft are embroiled in a kerfluffle over distribution, all in our morning news roundup.
  15. Mediavore
    Top Chef Takes Home An Emmy; Meet The FoochebagsWhile contestant Amanda Baumgarten dismisses the show’s weight, Top Chef earns a golden statue.
  16. Mediavore
    Thomas Keller Compares the Coasts; Okie Bar Manager Slices Off Customer’s NoseThe Bouchon chef thinks New Yorkers and Californians are similar, while an Oklahoma bartender goes to jail for his messy handling of a noise complaint.
  17. What to Eat This Week
    And You Just Had Some Kind of Mushroom …The mushrooms of autumn are appearing on some of the city’s best season-driven menus. Here’s where to get your fix.