TOP JOB & WHEELS
has heard that the reins of power have been transferred on the Monaghan Mushroom farm in Claremorris Co. Mayo.
FETAC PESTICIDE COURSE
is preparing to run a one day FETAC approved ‘Pesticide Application’ module and practical test in 2010.
NEW ROEL ROLE
Global Roel Media is the new force in mushroom media.
The big freeze fairly took grip of the nation from early December to mid-January.
FARM TO FAMOUS
The Sunday Times
item put it - Charlene McKenna went from a mushroom farm to screen success.
was heartened to hear that some people out there in the industry have plenty of work on their hands.
The Irish Times
followed up on the press reports before Christmas about the mushrooms being used to treat certain forms of cancer.
There has been strong demand for the fresh Irish produce over the Christmas and New Year periods.
December bulletin there was news of personnel changes in DAFF in Ireland.
Scully Grower Supplies have two special offers on their website this month.
reports on Dutch mushroom growers being happier with the prices they are getting this month.
THE MULTIPLIER EFFECT
As mentioned before in this column, there is always a worry over payments to suppliers and contractors being late.
is always partial to a bon mot, a good pun, a joke or any type of witticism.
CHAMPIONS OF BREAKFAST
The ultimate English breakfast line-up has been identified by a panel of experts and happily for the mushroom industry the fresh produce makes it onto the list.
It seems a lot of people all around the country have been hit by flooding both before and after New Year.