6/30/2003 The Irish Times carried a big article on page 2 on May 29 about the mushroom industry. Accompanying the article was a large photograph of Peter Dooney from Ballybay in Monaghan......
PHASE 3 CMC ONLINE
6/27/2003 Folk may have noticed the gleaming new structures that have sprouted down near the Tandragee Compost complex in Armagh. Cabragh Mushroom Composts Ltd has arrived – a brand new, state-of-the-art plant for Phase 3 compost production.
6/27/2003 The closing date for entries for the Sylvan All Ireland Final Tickets competition is the 10th of July.
6/27/2003 Sales of Italspawn varieties F56 and F58 in Ireland are soaring according to company sources.
A CAUTIONARY TALE
6/27/2003 The Farmers Journal carried a rueful piece on the mushroom industry on June 7th. The piece was entitled "Mushroom growers face ruin".
CUAN MHUIRE GROWING WELL
6/27/2003 The mushroom growing venture at Cuan Mhuire, part of the rehabilitation programme at the Athy Centre run by Sister Consilio, is doing very well according to reports.
6/27/2003 Congratulations to Martin Duffy and his wife Lorraine on the birth of their baby daughter on Sunday 22nd of June.
6/27/2003 Italspawn are saying a big thank you to their customers for their loyalty in using Italspawn strains.
6/27/2003 Industry rumours abound about an incipient merger between Monaghan Mushrooms and Carbury Mushrooms.
6/27/2003 Cavan grower Padraig Delaney is just back from a holiday in Spain.
6/16/2003 With the considerable pressure presently being exerted on the mushroom industry, growers have to look at savings wherever possible. One area that growers can examine closely is chemicals.