In this special episode, we welcome the young entrepreneur and mushroom enthusiast, Te’Lario Watkins II. Te’Lario launched his mushroom business, Tiger Mushroom Farms, when he was just seven years old, and is on a mission to help end hunger and encourage kids to eat healthier. He was featured on the Steve Harvey Show and just received a Global Child Prodigy Award! Te’Lario’s passion for community, mushrooms, and business come together as an extraordinary force helping the world become a better place.
Te’Lario Watkins II is a 12 year old mushroom farmer, author, speaker and Hunger Hero. Te’Lario started his mushroom farm when he was 7 years old, and sells his mushrooms at local farmers markets and restaurants. Also an author his book is titled “Te’Lario’s Amazing Mushroom Farm”, he shares his story with schools and other local organizations. One of Te’Lario’s missions is to end hunger. He founded his nonprofit “The Garden Club Project” to help end hunger and encourage kids to eat healthier.