Canada Mushroom Growers Association Gets Government Investment

Canada shrooms are a vital crop for many of Canada’s farmers and play an important role in our economy. Mushrooms are grown in many different regions of the country, with Ontario and British Columbia accounting for the majority of Canada’s mushroom production. The Government of Canada supports the industry’s growth by providing funding under the AgriMarketing Program, part of the Canadian Agricultural Partnership.

This investment will help the Canadian Mushroom Growers Association / Mushrooms Canada expand their markets abroad, and to explore new opportunities to make their products more attractive to consumers and retailers. The AgriMarketing Program is delivered by the federal government through the Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food.

Canadashroom Unveiled: Your Guide to Magic Mushrooms in Canada

It’s become a growing trend to take small doses of hallucinogens, such as psilocybin, which occurs naturally in mushrooms. Some people call this microdosing, and it’s especially popular in tech startups and among creatives in Silicon Valley. But the benefits of taking a microdose can vary widely, depending on how much you eat and when.

Ryan Koeslag, executive vice president of Mushrooms Canada, says it’s not surprising that more people are turning to mushroom supplements. He says they can treat anxiety, stress, and even PTSD by helping you relax, improve focus and alleviate depression. He also points to studies that show they may be helpful in treating some cancer-related psychological conditions and in combating addiction disorders.