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WGLT's Grow: Foraging For Morel Mushrooms

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"Morel Mushroom" by d a murphy is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Spring is one of the most exciting times for food. After a long winter, we kick off the growing season with asparagus, ramps, and rhubarb.

It's also a great time for mushrooms. And if you're feeling adventurous, you can forage for some yourself. Sarah and Murph share some tips for doing just that.

WGLT's Grow is your source for gardening advice and down-to-earth tips. Murph and Sarah are ready to take on all your gardening questions, so submit yours today.

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Sarah Nardi previously worked for the Chicago Reader covering Arts & Culture. She joined WGLT as a correspondent in 2020. She became WGLT's morning newscaster in 2021.