I am dying of cancer. Black-market psilocybin gave me a new lease on life.

Mushrooms worked magic on my mental health after a terminal diagnosis. More Canadians should have access to them.

Filament founder Ben Lightburn saw an opportunity to leverage his team’s botanical extraction expertise to bring the first pharmaceutical-grade, naturally extracted psychedelics into the market.

Inside the Vancouver lab where scientists (legally) grow magic mushrooms 

The Filament Health facility looks like something out of The Last of Us

One of the world’s rare mushrooms grows wild in Saskatchewan–for now

Pickers say the lactarius indigo is under threat

The wonderful, tough world of morel pickers

Check out our PHOTO GALLERY of Canada’s boreal forests, plus our MOREL RECIPES


The mushroom people find a friend

Ron Mann’s new documentary sheds light on a literal subculture and its cultish devotees