PHOENIX (September 13, 2013) – Arizona Highways magazine today announced its October 2013 issue features an item on page 13, in which the fly agaric mushroom is identified as being edible. The fly agaric mushroom should not be consumed in its raw form because of its unpredictable psychotropic and physical effects.
“This issue will not be sold on newsstands, and we are alerting our subscribers to the mistake. We regret the error,” said Win Holden, publisher of Arizona Highways magazine.
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Arizona Highways magazine’s award-winning photography, travel journalism and steadfast commitment to discovering the state’s treasures have brought the beauty and splendor of Arizona to visitors and natives alike for more than 85 years. Helping to drive tourism to and through the state, Arizona Highways has subscribers in all 50 states and more than 120 countries. It also has a publishing imprint, Arizona Highways Books and physical and online retail stores. For more information, visit www.arizonahighways.com.