About

Caine Barlow is a fungi educator and mycologist. He has been foraging fungi for 30 years and cultivating fungi for 15 years. He has a Bachelor of Science from the University of Tasmania, and a Master of Science from the University of Melbourne. Caine works with Entheogenesis Australis, MYCOmmunity Applied Mycology, the Australian Psychedelic Society, and is a co-founder of the Entheome Foundation. He has written for DoubleBlind, Thirdwave, Microdose, and is also a regular contributor, “trusted identifier” and administrator on a variety of fungi oriented website forums and Facebook groups. In addition to fungi, he has had a long-term interest in ethnobotany, ethnobotanical literature, and growing medicinal plants – in particular Cacti and Acacias. He edited the Australian Entheogenic Compendium (Volume One) and was the lead editor of the Entheogenesis Australis 2017 Journal. Caine has an Instagram account “Guerrilla Mycology” where he blogs about the cultivation of fungi and the ethnomycology of fungi he finds in the field.

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How Much Do Shrooms Cost, And Can You Buy Them Legally?

So, how much do shrooms cost? It gets complicated due to legal status in many countries.

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Liberty Cap Mushrooms: Look-Alikes, Identification & More

Liberty caps are one of the most widely used and more potent species of psilocybin mushrooms.

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How To Microdose Shrooms Effectively

Learn how to microdose shrooms the right way, including the process and different potency levels.

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Golden Teacher Mushrooms Are Enlightening But Inconsistent – What People Like and Don’t Like

A popular strain for psychonauts, we explain what to know about golden teachers mushrooms.

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Penis Envy Mushrooms: The Strongest Magic Mushroom with the Funniest Name

Penis envy mushrooms have a unique appearance, and continue to be one of the most popular magic mushroom strains.

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Shrooms Dosage: Our Strain Chart, Calculator & How-To Guide

Understanding what your shroom dosage should be considers lots of factors.

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Banded Mottlegill Mushrooms: Look-Alikes, Identification and More

Get to know banded mottlegill mushrooms (panaeolus cinctulus), understanding their effects, and how to grow them.

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What Do Shrooms Look Like?

What do shrooms look like? This guide explains some of the most popular species.

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Everything You Need To Know About Psilocybin (Magic Mushrooms)

Understand what psilocybin is, and how to properly dose the popular psychedelic.

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Shrooms Feel Great…and Taste Like Dirt. Make Mushroom Chocolates. Here’s How.

Learn how to make mushroom chocolates with this step-by-step guide.

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How Much Shrooms Should A Beginner Take?

We provide guidance on how much shrooms a beginner should take.

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10 Most Potent Magic Mushroom Species — From Cubes to P. Subs

What are some of the most potent magic mushrooms on the planet? How do you determine your dosage? We explain

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