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Te’Lario Watkins II smiling and posing in front of tall buildings and a bright blue sky.
Photos: Tiger Mushroom Farms

The Kids Are Growing Mushrooms

Te’Lario Watkins II shares how he started his own mushroom farm, plus his favorite mushroom recipe

just seven years old, Te’Lario Watkins II decided he wanted to start a mushroom farm in his home state of Ohio.

“I grew catgrass and basil with my Cub Scout troop and loved watching and growing my plants,” Watkins says…