At BVB Euroveen, September 2007
The BVB group, of which BVB Euroveen is part, will celebrate its 100th jubilee in 2008. Casing soil for the mushroom industryhas been produced for fifty years. It is now exported all over the world, in various forms and types of packaging. The casing soil is supplied in bulk to the Dutch market and customers […]
IWEMM5 in China, August 2007
The Fifth International Workshop on Edible Mycorrhizal Mushrooms (IWEMM5) was held in Chuxiong, Yunnan, China, from 26 to 29th August 2007. A report of this event can be found in Mushroom Business nr. 25. Here is a series of 25 pictures of this colorful event.
Mushroom Industry 2007, Kiev
June 12-15, 2007, the second International Specialized Exhibition Mushroom Industry was held within the framework of Agro-2007 in the National Complex Expocenter of Ukraine.Here, you can find a photo series of the congress, tradefair, social activities and a visit to a local mushroom farm. A report on this event will be published in Mushroom Business nr. […]
Polish Mushroom Days 2007
The 13th Mushroom Days took place in Sielinko/Wielichowo on 25-27 May 2007. The theme was ‘Polish mushrooms on Polish tables’. The traditional trade fair was organised at Sielinko and a major promotion event was held at the stadium in Wielichowo on Saturday and Sunday. Numerous consumers and future consumers were informed about the advantages of […]
Dutch expansion wave
In the Netherlands, companies that harvest mechanically are starting to see light at the end of the tunnel, as stockpiles have been eliminated, demand is rising and there are gaps in the supply chain to be filled. This has lead to a wave of expansion in 2007 of projects that had been put on hold. […]
The 19th NAMC, San Diego, February 2007.
The 19th North American Conference was organised February 18-20, 2007 in San Diego, California, U.S.A. With 320 visitors, a trade fair and an interesting conference, the NAMC turned out to be a great success once again. A report on the event is published in Mushroom Business nr. 21. Heres an extensive photo series. Een kort verslag van […]
Hessische Pilztage, November 2006
The annual ‘Hessische Pilztage’ was held this year in the Dutch province of Limburg. The HLP (Hessische Landesfachgruppe Pilzanbau) is a German association for professional mushroom growers. Growers of lignivorous mushrooms in particular are members . Each year, the driving force behind the HLP, Ulrich Groos, chooses an interesting location and activity, and this year […]
Verschoor Pilzsubstrat, October 2006
From Thursday, October 26 to Saturday, October 28, the yearly Jahrestagung des Bundes Deutscher Champignon- und Kulturpilzanbauer (BDC) was held in Magdeburg, Germany.Besides an interesting conference on Friday, attendants could visit the Fase I compost site of Verschoor Pilzsubstrat in nearby Wolmirsleben on Saturday. After a warm welcome, visitors got a guided tour around the complex. Food […]
All Africa Conference, October 2006.
Over one hundred participants from almost twenty countries attended the First All Africa Scientific Conference on Edible and Medicinal Mushrooms, held at the MakerereUniversity in Kampala, Uganda, from 25 to 29 October 2006. A report by Magda Verfaillie was published in Mushroom Business nr. 20. Here, you can find the pictures.
Opening Laura/CCN, September 2006
On Saturday, September 30, 2006, the shared business location of Laura International and C.C.N. Organic Products B.V., was officially opened in Zuilichem, The Netherlands.Read about the opening and the story behind it, in Mushroom Business nr. 19, 2006. Here are some more pictures of the building and the festivities.