Back to the Roots Profiled for Grist

Back to the Roots Profiled for Grist

Jan 11

New Agtivists: Nikhil Arora and Alex Velez turn coffee grounds into fun fungi kits When two good-looking 23-year-olds give up careers in investment banking to grow mushrooms, oysters and shiitakes aren’t the first fungi one imagines. But Nikhil Arora and Alex Velez are on a different trip. Their business, Back to the Roots, turns coffee grounds into food, first as mushrooms they sold wholesale...