This has been a bumper season for mushrooms. "The rain comes and the forest provides," said Peter Wenzel, founder of Fungi Co, which grows and sells mushrooms.
Mushroom fanatic Alison Pouliot, an ANU graduate who now tours the world enthusing about fungi has spent the autumn in Australia observing mushrooms and autumn in Europe observing mushrooms. She agrees this autumn has been great: "We've got a perfect combination of conditions," she said - lots of rain, plus falling temperatures.
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