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Womyn of the Month – April 2014: Rayne Grant
Womyn of the Month

Womyn of the Month – April 2014: Rayne Grant

 Meet Rayne Grant “Decurrent” Fungal Documentarian  Rayne Grant is a consummate artist, humanitarian, and dreamer. Using any medium available to her she has produced works as a painter, poet, musician, writer, filmmaker, and mother; her favorite medium being the human heart. Her Documentary, “Can Mushrooms Save the Planet,” Is the result of her dedication to … Continue reading

Flora W. Patterson: The First Woman Mycologist at the USDA
Historical & Cultural Influences

Flora W. Patterson: The First Woman Mycologist at the USDA

Flora W. Patterson: The First Woman Mycologist at the USDA *This article was reposted with permission by Amy Rossman. Original source: https://www.apsnet.org/publications/apsnetfeatures/Pages/florapatterson.aspx Reviewed feature article Rossman, A.Y. 2002. Flora W. Patterson: The first woman mycologist at the USDA The Plant Health Instructor. DOI: 10.1094/PHI-I-2002-0815-01. Revised, 2012 Amy Y. Rossman Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory 10300 Baltimore Ave. Beltsville, … Continue reading