Meet NÃM Mushrooms: 1st Circular Economy and Urban Farm in Portugal Meet NÃM Mushrooms: 1st Circular Economy and Urban Farm in Portugal

Meet NÃM Mushrooms: 1st Circular Economy and Urban Farm in Portugal

By Pedro Palha

Meet NÃM Mushrooms: 1st Circular Economy and Urban Farm in Portugal Meet NÃM Mushrooms: 1st Circular Economy and Urban Farm in Portugal

Meet NÃM: mushroom genius, circular economy preachers and first urban farm in Lisboa. This love-at-first-sight project gives coffee grounds a new life while returning valuable nutrients to the soil (or containers, in this case).

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In Marvila, it all starts with used coffee grounds from an ongoing partnership with Delta Cafés. Instead of going to the landfill, Delta collects and delivers used coffee everyday so that Natan can do what he does best: transform it into yummy organic mushrooms. 

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By adding just a bit of water and packing it in bags all together in the perfect temperature inside NÃM's containers, Natan expects magic to happen in a few days. 

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They like to call it: "From waste to taste". And we couldn't agree more.

Get to know their full story at: https://nammushroom.com/. And don't forget to book an appointment. 

 

Photos: Pedro Gaspar