Jeff Chilton: The Power of Medicinal Mushrooms #60
In episode 60, Chris & Sara nerd out with Jeff Chilton, ethno-mycologist, co-author of The Mushroom Cultivator, and founder of Nammex, which offers a complete line of Certified Organic mushroom extracts to the US nutritional supplement industry and is noted for their high quality based on scientific analysis of the active compounds. In this episode Jeff talks about the fascinating science of medicinal mushrooms and how to incorporate it into your diet to get the most out of this healing fungi.
How Jeff got into the mushroom business
How the field has changed in the last 40 years
Fascinating science of how mushrooms are grown and their biological makeup
Wide variety of different mushrooms, specifically medicinal mushrooms and how they can be incorporated in your diet as well as supplements
How to know if you’re purchasing a high-quality mushroom supplement
Why it’s important that we buy organic mushrooms