Mushroom picking season began in Rakhiv district
Autumn mushroom picking season is open. There are many mushrooms in Rakhiv distrit forests. Within a few hours, even on the sides of the road, you can find kilograms of mushrooms. Ardent mushrooms pickers bring up to thirty kilograms of mushrooms and give them to the collection points.
"We've been waiting for this moment for a long time. - a resident of the village of Lazeshchyna Mr. Ivan said - The summer was dry and summer mushroom season did not last long.Here, in the mountains, mushrooms is primarily a way to earn some money."
The cost of a kilogram of mushrooms ranges from 18 to 25 UAH. It depends on the size and quality of mushrooms. That's how highlanders' family budgets significantly expand.
"During the season, one can pick up to 30 kilograms, and this money is already substantial support for indigent families - Mr. Ivan's wife Mariya added. - We hope that the weather will allow us to gather a good harvest of mushrooms."
29 May 2016 13:29