for the love of FUNGUS... Building a New Mushroom Facility

A project in Morristown, VT by MoTown Mushrooms

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We are moving MoTown Mushrooms from our basement into a commercial space and we need your help!
Backers: 273
Average Pledge Per Backer: $69

Funded: $18,859 of $12,000
Dates: May 17th -> Jun 16th (30 days)
Project By: MoTown Mushrooms
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Latest News

Welcome to the Mushroom Mafia

June 16th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

And EVERYONE is getting a foraging knife!

June 16th - via:
BRILLIANT!  - 3 hours left :)  (Read More)

Attention $5 and $10 backers!

June 15th - via:
We are very close to reaching our Stretch Goal and if that happens, everyone that pledged more than $15 will get the foraging knife!* We are also happy to announce the name of our 3rd Grow Room. Church and Main has been with us as a customer from the... (Read More)

Everyone gets a magnet!!!

June 15th - via:
$10 challenge completed! Woot-Woot  If you pledged $10 or more, you will automatically get the laser engraved wooden magnet in addition to your current reward. 22 hours to go :)  (Read More)

It's official! MoTown Mushrooms has a home!

June 14th - via:
Starting August 1st, our address will be 2649 Laporte Rd Morristown VT 05661, AKA The Big Red Barn by the Morristown airport. No kidding with the "big" part... our "Coming Soon" banner looks like a postcard ;) A lot of elbow grease is going into... (Read More)

$15,000 and 219 backers!

June 13th - via:
What does that mean, you may ask... Well, besides ecstatic joy on our part, it means that we are just $3,000 away from our stretch goal and backers of $15 or more from getting this super cool foraging knife! We are also very close to completing the... (Read More)

Stretch Goal comes with a cool reward!

June 10th - via:
STRETCH GOAL As we approach the homestretch we are up for a new challenge: If we reach $18,000 every backer that donated over $15 will receive a Mushroom Foraging Knife. This fab folding pocket knife features a stainless steel blade, wooden... (Read More)

Grow Room #2

June 9th - via:
We are still over the moon about reaching our goal 6 days before the deadline and working like busy bees on a unique stretch goal reward, so stay tuned! In the mean time I want to announce the name of our 2nd Grow Room: This is another extra special... (Read More)


June 8th - via:
Thank you to our 167 backers that made it possible!  Also a big shout out to all the people that shared our campaign over, and over, and OVER.  Now, if you excuse me I have to...  (Read More)

10,000 and 150 donors!!!

June 7th - via:
Such a beautiful thing...  (Read More)

75% there!!!

June 5th - via:
We just crossed the $9,000 mark today thanks to 125 AMAZING backers. Bowwowwow Yippyyo Yippyyay. With 10 days more to go and tons of positive energy we are going to make it! In another note, we have a new Lord of the Fungus. And since I had to put a... (Read More)

The Midpoint $10 Challenge and 2 New Rewards

May 31st - via:
In only 2 weeks we have raised $6,848! Pretty amazing. Thank you to all the current backers, we wouldn't be here without you. To keep up the momentum and encourage small pledges we added a new reward: Laser Engraved Wooden Magnet   This reward comes... (Read More)

Our Chestnut Fungipail Testers are BOOMING!

May 27th - via:
 And so is our campaign which is half way there! Check out this delicious Chestnut Mushroom Farfalle recipe. for the love of FUNGUS   (Read More)

1st Grow Room has a name

May 25th - via:
Our third Lord of the Fungus asked us to name his grow room the: Nope, we couldn't make this stuff up if we tried...  (Read More)

Monica's touchy feely update

May 24th - via:
I have to share something with you all and I apologize in advance: it's going to be very personal. Last night we received a pledge that brought me to tears: Our second Lord (excuse me, Lady again!) of the Fungus.   Let me be very clear; although it... (Read More)

And the name of our future lab is...

May 20th - via:
We started the campaign off on the right foot and have the first Lord (actually Lady) of the Fungus.  Thanks to that donation we have an official name for our future lab: We also want to thank all the early bird contributors; no matter what the... (Read More)

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