Oregon offers truffle hunting, trailer glamping, wine touring, and the NBA

Headed to Portland to watch the Blazers? Make it a mini getaway and go beyond the City of Roses’ limitsby Gail Johnson on January 9th, 2020 at 10:18 PM0 2 of 10 Six-year-old Ella, a Lagotto Romangolo, hits on Oregon white truffles beneath the ground’s surface when she’s out with her owner, Stefan Czarnecki.GAIL JOHNSON. With Continue Reading

Truffles and sex: an update on what we know and implications for production 

Within truffle cultivation, some basic parameters are understood. For example, it is widely accepted that to cultivate Périgord black truffles (Tuber melanosporum) we need a suitable climate, alkaline soils and host trees whose roots have formed mycorrhizal structures with T. melanopsorum. Across the globe, these basic principles form the basis Continue Reading