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November meeting- Lera Niemackl and Alex Dorr of Mushroom Revival

November 3, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Join Lera Niemackl and Alex Dorr on a journey through the fungal world. From mycoremediation, mycomaterials, jungle exploration, cordyceps cultivation, mushroom startups, genetic engineering, writing a mycological book, starting a mushroom podcast, a mushroom love story, functional mushrooms, to mushroom events across the globe and mush more. Lera and Alex describe their history with mycology and places it has brought them. See some beautiful pictures from all around the world, and hear some entertaining mushroom stories.

Lera is the national educator at Mushroom Revival. She is a citizen scientist and researcher, and splits her time between Mushroom Revival and with the Open Discovery Institute. Lera helped develop a first in the industry growtech for Mushroom Revival’s largest and first certified organic cordyceps militaris farm in the Americas, in addition to being the co-host for The Mushroom Revival Podcast. Lera continues to innovate in ongoing R&D in mycology involving extraction, cultivation, breeding, gene editing and more.

Alex Dorr is the founder and CEO of the functional mushroom company, Mushroom Revival Inc. based in Austin Texas. Alex co-hosts the number one mushroom podcast in the world, The Mushroom Revival Podcast, alongside his loving partner Lera. After earning his degree in mycology, Alex authored the book “Mycoremediation Handbook:” (2017) and built the largest and first certified organic Cordyceps militaris mushroom farm in the Americas. He was recently nominated as one of Austin Inno’s 25 under 25 and is absolutely obsessed with the power of mushrooms.

 

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Date:
November 3, 2021
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm