Our founder spreads the word about medicinal mushrooms in Australia

Our founder spreads the word about medicinal mushrooms in Australia

When you meet our founder, Graham Upson, the words ‘are you ready for your closeup?’ are not the first that come to mind. But as the word gets out about Touchwood Mushrooms, he’s become a bit of a media darling. Take a look at where Graham’s been seen and heard lately.

The West Australian

Bush Legends: WA’s Mr Mushroom Graham Upson says his medicinal products are no ‘fungi business’

Farm Weekly

Graham Upson, Touchwood Mushrooms, is the go-to mushroom man

Business News

Reset revives the magic of mycology

Learn about Graham’s partnership with Little Green Pharma spin-off Reset Mind Sciences. Graham is turning his hand to growing psychedelics for psilocybin — a promising treatment for severe depression and anxiety.

WA Real podcast

If listening is more your speed, tune into episode 173 of the WA Real podcast. Find out about Graham’s pre-mushroom life. Hint: the mushroom man is a musician, an underwater rig photographer, and an ad man.

Albany Farmers Market

And of course, if you want to see the man in the flesh, he hasn’t forgotten his mycelium. Most weekends, Graham and Cat can be found at the Albany Farmers Market, where they’ve been selling their products since the beginning. If you’re local to the Great Southern, they’d love to see you!

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