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place to sell Morel's

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Me and a couple buddys hit the mother load the last couple days we got 75+ pounds does anyone know where we can sell them we are in south eastern minnesota area if we dont sell them today we are going to the farmers market in the twin cities on saturday

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You can sell them at my house. $1.00/pound, I'll take them all;)

Seriously, that's a lot of Mushrooms. I've been looking but have only managed to find one outcropping of False Morels;(

You could check with local Restaurants and Grocery Stores and see if there is any interest. Otherwise thread them onto a few srrings, hang them in a dry place with a little air flow and let them dry. Rehydrate them when you want to use some.

I like the first suggestion I gave you the most though.

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sell them on craigs list 15 a pound

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One year we got into the mother load like you have and we called a local restaurant (nice one) and they said bring them in we will take all you have. When we got there they breezed us into the kitchen like we were royalty everybody watching as we came in with our load of shrooms. They already had the menu figured out. Fillet with Morel mushroom sauce etc.

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I have a relative in Madison who works in the restaurant industry who told me that he could get $40 a lb for them one time. I don't really know any good places to sell them right off hand but I know if you went to Lacrosse you could probably find some place to sell them.

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My buddy had 60plus pounds last weekend.He checked a few places up here and the restaurants and grocery stores he checked said they needed to have some kind of certification deal to sell them.I think he sold them to a place down in Madison.This just changed this year,cause in years past we could just go to these places and unload them no prob.

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They are selling like crazy on that E BA site. That is a lot of mushrooms.. wow.. I went out for the first time today ever and got about 10 #. I was like a kid in a candy store.. LOL.. biggest one was over 8 inches tall and 5 inches across.

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