Shrooms: the latest in wine shipping

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Okay, I LOVE mushrooms, especially with a great Oregonian Pinot Noir. But, now these delectable little fungi are serving a higher purpose – in wine shipping.

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Using the roots of the mushrooms – or “mycelium” – (whoa did you just get that too? total biology class flashback) a new company has created an innovative insulating packing material from this agriculture byproduct to produce EcoCradle wine shippers.

Genius!  Recycling at its best and a more eco-friendly alternative to styrofoam shippers…good little mushrooms.  Read the article here.

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