Early spring brings morel mushrooms--and morel mushroom hunters. In Oklahoma, the morel picking season commences in March or April, depending on the previous winter's temperatures and other climate conditions affecting fungi emergence.
About this Author
Melissa Jordan-Reilly has been a writer for 20 years, both as a newspaper reporter and as an editor of nonprofit newsletters. Among the publications in which she has published are, "The Winsted Journal," "Taconic" and "Compass Magazine." A graduate of the University of Connecticut, Jordan-Reilly also pursues sustainable agriculture techniques and tends a market garden at her Northwestern Connecticut home.