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In an effort to ensure that no voting stone is left unturned, Governor Rendell has gone and all but secured the vote of the mushroom growers in the state:

Gov. Ed Rendell has designated September as Mushroom Month in the state.

“The mushroom industry contributes more than $391 million to the state’s economy, making Pennsylvania the leading mushroom-producing state, with more than 495 million pounds produced annually,” Mr. Rendell said.

How nice… a whole month, 30 days, dedicated to the organized growth of fungi.

Other such months and days that Rendell has proclaimed:

  • Dairy Month
  • Older Pennsylvanians Month
  • Weather Emergency Preparedness Week
  • Farmers Market Nutrition Week
  • Nurse Anesthetist Week
  • Beef and Egg Month (SOOO not making that one up)
  • Safe Drinking Water Week
  • Responsible Dog Ownership Day

I fully expect next month to be designated as Corn Shuckers Month.





3 Comments

  1. Melanie
    September 5, 2006 2:50 pm

    Thought for sure it’d be Shoo Fly Pie month, go figure.



  2. Julie_Gong
    September 5, 2006 3:17 pm

    I’m so afraid of the mushroom. So very afraid!



  3. Lino Gunn
    September 5, 2006 8:07 pm

    Did ya notice that the ‘shroom has a major camel toe thing goin’ on ?