On the hunt for morels

On the hunt for morels
(Photo by MDC Staff, courtesy Missouri Department of Conservation)

MISSOURI (KFVS) - It's morel hunting time.

According to the Missouri Department of Conservation, morels are popping up all around Missouri.

The yellow morel, or common morel, is described as having a honeycombed cap with yellow to yellow-gray to yellow-brown ridges and pits; completely hollow. They are usually available April to early May.

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