6/28/2002 Is it a mushroom foodstuff, or is it not? The Mushroom growers Association in the UK is taking the product Quorn to task.
SUMMER GROWING HIGHLIGHTED
6/28/2002 A farm walk was held at the 4 unit farm of Patrick Gribben in Tullysaran in the second last week of June.
The farm walk was jointly organised by Sylvan Ireland and Northway Mushrooms. It was a well attended event focussing on the technical aspects of the filling schedule and the case run.
DELTA IN PHASE 3
6/28/2002 AMYCEL's Delta strain is retaining its popularity with phase 3 growers around the land. Phase 3 growers from Counties Down to Wexford are all extremely happy with Delta's performance.
6/28/2002 Castle Leslie in Glaslough has recently seeped into the national consciousness after the mega celeb wedding of Paul McCartney to Heather Mills.
SUMMER STRAIN F56
6/28/2002 With the variability in the weather that accompanies the summers in recent years, many growers consider switching strains...
6/28/2002 One hundred and fifty people showed up for a spectacular surprise 40th birthday party for Brian Breslin this month. Donegal man Brian was reportedly flabbergasted
HARDWORKING SPAWN REP
6/28/2002 The hard working AMYCEL rep. Eilín Connolly is proving popular among growers in the area that she covers –i.e. a large part of the south, east and midlands of Ireland.
6/28/2002 McDon man Denis Daly is looking very happy these days – to which anyone who has seen him of late, out on the road for Mc Don, can testify.
"LE LION" C9
6/28/2002 Growers using brown strains are always on the lookout for strains that give them less prolific controllable pinning
6/28/2002 Jennifer O'Reilly, one of Greenhill Compost's top employees, has eventually succumbed to the attentions of Michael Kiernan.
BITTEN BY BIG APPLE
6/26/2002 Greenhill Compost's Madeleine Wilson was away in New York this month.
6/26/2002 With a very competitive situation in mushroom supply on the UK retail scene the importance of grading has emerged as an ultra-important issue in Ireland today.
News of the death of Benburb grower Hugh McKee has been greeted with great sadness in the industry in the North.
SIGN OF THE TIMES
6/26/2002 Monaghan Mushrooms compost yard at Tyholland has been shut down.
DELTA IN PHASE 3
6/26/2002 AMYCEL's Delta strain is retaining its popularity with phase 3 growers around the land. Phase 3 growers from Counties Down to Wexford are all extremely happy with Delta's performance.