131: How a Mushroom Revival is changing the way we view fungi with Alex Dorr

51:53
 
Share
 

Manage episode 289744834 series 2421799
By Mariska Nell. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

In this episode, we talk to Alex Dorr. He is the founder and CEO of the functional mushroom company, Mushroom Revival Inc. He also co-hosts the number one mushroom podcast in the world, The Mushroom Revival Podcast. After earning his degree in mycology, he authored the book “Mycoremediation Handbook: A Grassroots Guide to Growing Mushrooms and Cleaning up Toxic Waste with Fungi.” He was recently nominated as one of Austin Inno’s 25 under 25. He is absolutely obsessed with mushrooms' healing power and has signed his life away to the bidding of the mushrooms.

During this episode we take a look at the importance of mushrooms, the role they play in the eco system as well as some benefits of making mushrooms part of our daily routines. We also take a look at different type of mushrooms and explore a bit in the fungi world.

Get 10% off by using the discount code MAMAEARTH on your next order.

Where can people find Alex?

Facebook

Instagram

Instagram Alex

LinkedIn Alex

Mushroom Revival Podcast

YouTube

Website

KEY TAKE AWAY

“Fungi can store up to 70% of the carbon in the soil.”

210 episodes