NEW TECH MAN
McDon Peat Supplies have announced that Martin Doyle, a well-known mushroom grower in local circles, is their new technical advisor.
JOBS IN BEMULLET
There seem to be quite a few stories swirling about the media about the “breaking news of the closure” of the mushroom unit in Belmullet
BOBCATS & MUHSROOMS MIX
was perusing the Equip Magazine last month and spotted a wee piece of interest to the mushroom scene
BILLION DOLLAR INDUSTRY
was amazed to see the dollar value of the mushroom industry in Pennsylvania laid out in a stark total figure recently.
DONEGAL PROFITS UP
Donegal Creameries reported an operating profit of €3 million for 2009.
CARBON TAX GREEN LIGHT
The carbon tax in the Republic is exacting a heavy toll on the mushroom industry according to reports from near and far.
With the volcanic ash clouds from mount E still wreaking havoc in the local and European airspace, there is a mounting sense that this phenomenon is here to stay for a while.
A note in the March issue caused a wee kerfuffle with some banking bods about NAMA and loans and discounts.
noted in the
that one company mentioned on these pages recently nearly made the cut for the top 100 companies in NI.
The Balmoral Show was held this month at the Kings Hall in Belfast on May 12th – 14th.
The BBC’s flagship agri-rural show Countryfile came from the Welsh hills on May 16th.
MED MUSH CONF
The 6th International Medicinal Mushroom Conference will be held in Zagreb, Croatia, September 25-29, 2011.
CATS & MUSHROOMS DON'T MIX
was intrigued by this little thread of blogging that landed in the inbox recently.