Northern Spalting exists as a focal point for all things spalted. Here you will find real, scientific information on spalting, DIY guides, lists of upcoming spalting events, and a menagerie of other spalting resources.

This website is run as an extension of the Applied Mycology Lab at Oregon State University.  For more information on spalting research, to get involved, or to inquire about graduate study opportunities, please send an e-mail.


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THE BOOK IS AVAILABLE FOR PREORDER! http://www.schifferbooks.com/spalted-wood-the-history-science-and-art-of-a-unique-material-5920.html

We have a Facebook page! Come chat with others about spalting and ask questions, share photos and triumphs, sell spalted wood and wares, and anything else spalting related you can think of!

Lab funding – we hit our $10,000 goal with many generous contributions. It has allowed us to bring our three main colors, red, green, and yellow, into a semi-commercial state. But we’re not done! Read about our success and our new goals here.