Polyspore was born from a common passion. Mike (in the lab) and Dylan (in the woods) both of us fascinated by mushrooms, mould and ferments, both made redundant amidst covid, started growing mushrooms in our house. After much research, mistakes made and experimentation we decided to go all in and commit to starting our own farm so we could invest as much time and energy into learning all we could about fungus.

Fungus provides the means for all terrestrial life to exist, and although we may be farming mushrooms, fungus may be farming us...