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Teaching youth to heal land and community with fungi

Teaching youth to heal land and community with fungi

In Denver, Spirit of the Sun is guiding Native American youth to use mycelium for environmental restoration and community nourishment.

Kate Nelson reports for Civil Eats.

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Meati's mycelium steaks are going national in Sprouts Farmers Markets

Meati cofounder Tyler Huggins has a national distribution deal with Sprouts Farmers Markets to sell his steaks and chicken cuts made from the protein and fiber of mushroom roots.

Are mushrooms the future of alternative leather?
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Are mushrooms the future of alternative leather?

MycoWorks uses mycelium, the substance in the root structure of mushrooms, to make Reishi, which has the look and feel of leather. Big-name companies are very interested.
This new vertical farm is growing towering racks of mycelium for fungi-based bacon

This new vertical farm is growing towering racks of mycelium for fungi-based bacon

MyForest Foods’s 78,000-square-foot vertical farm can grow three million pounds a year of mycelium, the root-like structure of mushrooms, to become alt-bacon.
Fungus may be fall's hottest fashion trend
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Fungus may be fall's hottest fashion trend

A surprising group of fashion rivals including Stella McCartney and Lululemon are joining forces to back Mylo, a new mushroom leather.
When fashion is fungal

When fashion is fungal

Textiles have a big carbon footprint and then clog landfills when discarded. Could biodegradable clothes be a solution?
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