158.Secrets of the Mushroom Industry Revealed – Jeff Chilton


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Some secrets are meant to be shared. Just like not all herbs are created equal; not all medicinal mushroom remedies are created with the same quality. This means that some medicines are more effective than others. Today, we’re talking with Jeff Chilton, commercial mushroom grower, author, founder of Nammex, and expert in the medicinal mushroom industry for over 40 years, about the secrets the mushroom growing industry have kept under wraps. These will change the way you shop for medicinal mushroom remedies.

Herbs we mentioned:

  • Cordyceps
  • Shiitake
  • Lion’s Mane
  • Agaric (Button, porcini, portabella)

Resources we mentioned:

Further References

Thanks to the Journal of Functional Herbalism for their excellent work and inclusion of Real Herbalism Radio as a resource.

Jeff Chilton

Jeff Chilton

Jeff Chilton founded Nammex Organic Mushroom Extract Company in 1989 after more than a decade of growing, researching and collecting medicinal mushrooms. He is the co-author of the book, The Mushroom Cultivator, which still stands as a mushroom grower’s Bible. Jeff has built a connection with researchers and mushroom growers around the world to expand knowledge about his beloved fungal friends.


Website: http://www.nammex.com

Email – [email protected]

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