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Brain & Body™ Golden Milk Latte

Brain & Body™ Golden Milk Latte

Warm up this winter with the Host Defense® signature Golden Milk Latte! Our MycoBotanicals® Brain & Body™ Powder has Reishi and Lion’s Mane mushroom mycelium, Turmeric, Ginger, Cinnamon and Black Pepper. Combine it with your favorite milk to make a...

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Primordial Chocolate™ Triple Mint Bark

Primordial Chocolate™ Triple Mint Bark

For a unique twist on a classic peppermint bark, try our Primordial Chocolate™ Triple Mint Bark!  With a mix of Primordial Chocolate™ Dark Mint, MycoShield® Peppermint Spray, white chocolate, and candy canes, this bark is sure to be a hit...

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Reishi & Primordial Chocolate™ No-Bake Cookie Dough

Reishi & Primordial Chocolate™ No-Bake Cookie Dough

Why not get a double whammy of mushroom-mycelium-powered goodness in this edible raw cookie dough made with chopped Primordial Chocolateᵀᴹ and Host Defense® Reishi Powder? Combine these with a few household ingredients and voila! Cookie dough in minutes. Vegan, paleo-friendly,...

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Decoding Latin Binomials

Decoding Latin Binomials

What's in a Name? By Tristan Woodsmith Have you ever wondered why scientists use complicated, italicized, tongue-twisting terminology to describe living organisms? Why in the world would someone choose to say Canus lupus familiaris, when “Dog” is so much simpler?...

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The Makings of a Successful Mushroom Foray

The Makings of a Successful Mushroom Foray

An interview with Tristan WoodsmithEducation and Outreach | Equipment and Cultivation SpecialistFungi Perfecti 1. What does a successful foray look like? A “foray” is essentially a field trip to collect wild mushrooms led by experienced mycologists. Forays come in many different...

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Turkey Tail & Brazil Nut Fruit Smoothie

Turkey Tail & Brazil Nut Fruit Smoothie

Turkey Tail is one of the most well-documented mushrooms in scientific research. With a wide spectrum of beneficial properties, Turkey Tail shows much promise in supporting the immune system with its protein-bound and unique polysaccharides.* It has been found to:...

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Have You Heard the Buzz?

Have You Heard the Buzz?

In 2014, Fungi Perfecti® (parent company to Host Defense® Mushrooms™) started a collaboration with Washington State University (WSU) to explore the potential of utilizing mushroom mycelium extract to help save bees. The research collaboration that has unfolded over the last...

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Where Did Our Ready-To-Grow Mushroom Kits Go?

Where Did Our Ready-To-Grow Mushroom Kits Go?

Grow-Your-Own Mushroom Kit Resources Beginning Fall 2019, Fungi Perfecti will no longer offer our Indoor or Outdoor Mushroom Patches™ or Mushroom Sawdust Spawn. Our Mushroom Plug Spawn, Grain Spawn, Cultures and other cultivation resources will continue to be available. We...

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September is National Mushroom Month & National Honey Month

September is National Mushroom Month & National Honey Month

Happy National Mushroom Month & National Honey Month from Fungi Perfecti®! With these two celebrations in full swing throughout September, it’s the perfect time to highlight the synergistic relationship between two of our favorite things: mushrooms and bees. 
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