When to Pick Morel Mushrooms in Oklahoma?

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.

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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.