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Winter comes early in the Roulant headquarters

Collective - Fruits Defendus, Collective - Mycollective, Featured, Food, Fruits Défendus, Kitchen, Meals-on-Wheels, News

While the weather gets steadily colder outside, it’s also gotten colder inside this September in the Roulant with the installation of a new walk-in fridge and freezer. For years now, we dreamed of updating our walk-in fridge and freezer for a few reasons. First, an upgrade was necessary to conform to the new city regulations of Montreal. Second, we wanted …

Mycollective wishlist

Collective - Mycollective, Featured

Mycollective, the mushroom growing collective at Santropol Roulant is developing its production facilities in the basement and is seeking donations of second-hand items that members of the Roulant community may have lying around but may no longer be using. They are requesting: Household HEPA room air filters Household room humidifiers Metal or plastic shelving units A metal desk Small metal …

Introduction to Mushrooms Workshop

Agriculture, Collective - Mycollective, Community Workshops

Fall is the best season for mushrooms! Dive into the biology and life cycle of mushrooms in this introductory workshop. Theory will be followed by practice as you will get to help inoculate mushrooms in our gardens! When: Thursday, October 5th, from 5 – 7 pm Where: At the Terraces Roy tables in front of Santropol Roulant, 111 rue Roy East (second floor …

The Mycollective is recruiting volunteers and members!

Collective - Mycollective, Urban Agriculture, Volunteering - Personal

The Mycollective is a gathering of mushroom enthusiasts that seeks to create a nucleus of knowledge about mycology and in doing so expand the breadth of urban agriculture in our community. We also aim to develop expertise about low-tech and inexpensive ways to cultivate mushrooms. We are looking for volunteers (occasional basis) and members (weekly commitment): Volunteers (occasional/monthly commitment): The …

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The MyCollective is looking for new members!

Agriculture, Collective - Mycollective, Volunteering - Personal

Santropol Roulant’s mushroom collective is gearing up for autumn and calling out to all amateur mycologists and mushroom hunters to join this group of volunteers. What is it the Mycollectif/ve you ask? It’s a gathering of mushroom enthusiasts that is building a nucleus of knowledge about mycology and expanding the breadth of urban agriculture in our community. Mycollective also aims to develop …

Mycollectif/ve Reaches Out

Agriculture, Collective - Mycollective

The Roulant’s mushroom growing collective has been making some serious strides towards the different aspects of its mission over the past year. Last week in particular they spread the spores of knowledge by hosting a workshop out at McGill’s Macdonald campus. The collective was invited by student organizers who recognized the interest among their colleagues in learning about this more …