How does Mold Grow on Cheese?

Mold grows because microscopic spores land on it. There are good and bad molds though. The bad mold that grows on cheese because it is stored improperly will smell bad, have discolor gray or pink, and will grow white or green, fuzzy. So don’t eat it. The good mold that makes the cheese taste good in done in a controlled environment. This mold is cultivated for this purpose.