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Radical Mycology: A Treatise On Seeing & Working With Fungi by Peter McCoy

Chthaeus Press

Intertwined within the deep web of our ecosystem Fungi play such pivotal roles. With reverence spanning from food to indigenous medicines and even religion, this intimate and complex relationship is explored within the pages of Radical Mycology. From deep explorations into biodiversity to guides for safely identifying mushrooms by the end of this book you will have the knowledge to enrich your life, the environment and that of your community. 

In this one of a kind in-depth treatise you will find:

  • Rich and detailed technical walkthroughs on medicine making and fermentation of fungi. 
  • A Mushroom identification Glossary of over 100 species for beginners to experts.
  • Prompts and Initiatives to aid in Communal food security, and embrace Community Organizing and grassroots bioremediation for all.
  • A step-by-step guide on lab-quality Regenerative Natural Mushroom Farming, mycoremediation, and cultivation practices.
  • Biology of Fungi (micro and macro), Lichens, and Psychoactive species alike.

Meet the Author: Peter Mccoy is a mycologist with over 15 years of dedicated and hands-on experience. He founded a grassroots organization that sheds light on the powerful ways we can all work with fungi to honor our ecological, personal and collective health. Inspired to share his years of knowledge he set out to write (and illustrate) a treatise unlike anything else available for mycologists, enthusiasts or fungi-curious folks.

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