People have been utilizing mushrooms for thousands of years for healing. Let’s talk about which mushrooms have been utilized and how, what research and anecdotal evidence is out there and what resources you can trust. Learn how to make your own medicine and get involved. Also, the earth has been using mushrooms to heal for millions of years. From the first organism to grow on the earth and make nutrients accessible for other life on earth to honey bee immune systems and colony collapse, let’s talk about ways mushrooms are already healing the planet and how we can help.
John Michelotti is the owner of Catskill Fungi whose mission is to empower people with Fungi though outdoor educational mushroom classes, cultivation courses, private consultations, mushroom art, and mushroom health supplements which he produces from mushrooms he grows on his family farm in the Catskill Mountains. John is the President of the Mid-Hudson Mycological Association (MHMA) and has presented at the Telluride Mushroom Festival, Northeastern Mycological Association Foray, as well as the New York Botanical Gardens. He served on the Mushroom Advisory Panel for Certified Naturally Grown to develop ecological standards in mushroom production. His goal is to educate and inspire people to pair with fungi to improve health, environment and communities.