Khanjan Mehta, Creative Inquiry
Students on the team this summer:
Asgar Ali ‘23, Materials Science and Engineering
Belle Sullivan ‘22, Environmental of Engineering
David Tauman ‘23, Civil Engineering
Mushrooms grow fast! Commercial production of mushrooms can improve local food security, reduce malnutrition, and augment livelihoods. After tremendous success in Cambodia, this team is designing a commercial mushroom production ecosystem in Sierra Leone. After two years of work, the team has successfully jumpstarted oyster mushroom production with a local project manager now running operations. It’s time to figure out how to grow operations from 10 kgs/month to 1,000 kgs/month.
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