The fusion of two First Nations words meaning "earth and tree". Much like the indigenous people who lived in harmony with the forest, we understand that the healthier a forest eco-system becomes, the more it has to give.
We used our mechatronics engineering skills to design and build a high-tech robot that transcends the ancient artisanal Japanese way of growing wild organic mushrooms on trees.
Mushrooms are the great recyclers of the forest, and by using their power, it is possible to grow nutritious mushrooms while also contributing to improve the forest eco-system.
"I think the concept is admirable and that it should be tracked" - Ross Morgan FSC USA
"Canadian Fungus Farmers Save the World (Well, Forests)" - Outside Magazine