WOOD PELLET U2
28/05/2009 At the All Ireland Mushroom Conference one could not have missed the theme of renewable energy and greener energy.
IRISH MUSHROOM CONFERENCE
25/05/2009 The mushroom industry put on its first trade show in 6 years and it was deemed a huge success by people on the day.
CAP IN HAND?
25/05/2009 The Department of Agriculture said just over €2 billion was paid out to Irish farmers and companies in the 12-month period from October 16th, 2007 to October 15th, 2008.
NO CODDING ABOUT!
25/05/2009 Word on the grapevine is that Leslie Codd has made a big investment in his mushroom operation down in the south of the country.
GLUT OR RUT?
25/05/2009 The word on the ether is that there is a bit of an oversupply of mushrooms on the market at the moment.
25/05/2009 Toyota, the world's biggest carmaker, has made its first annual loss as the global economic downturn has hit demand for its vehicles.
25/05/2009 Payment to suppliers has been a theme in the notes for quite some time.
25/05/2009 “The only thing that spreads faster than a health crisis is the panic about it.”
THE ONE SHOW
25/05/2009 One would probably need to be on planet Mars to not have noticed the BBC’s One Show over the past year.
MUSEUMS OF MUSHROOM
25/05/2009 Stalker was intrigued to read about le Musee de la Truffe in Sorges Perigord. It’s the kind of place one could root around in for ages.
DR WHO SCENE
25/05/2009 Walking into the trade show at the mushroom conference in Monaghan, one would have to have had a bag over the head not to notice the Scully Grower Supplies stand.
25/05/2009 A spasm of anger and upset emerged on May 19 when a meeting of Irish Tesco executives in Ashbourne Co. Meath was stormed by an angry group of potato farmers.
THE TIMES WE LIVE IN.
25/05/2009 We live in interesting times to be sure - the turmoil in the world economy seeps ever more into the fabric of society as time wears on.
25/05/2009 Stalker is always surprised by the stories that appear throughout the year about mushroom hunters that stumble onto weird finds.