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Peter Aerts to Coenegrachts

October 11, 2013

In June this year, Peter Aerts joined Coenegrachts Substraat in Riemst, Belgium as commercial manager/plant manager. Aerts started his career 15 years ago at compost supplier Sterckx, where he gained experience at the Sterckx farm in Stekene and working in the compost tunnels. After two and a half years he started working at C point […]
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New Chairman for German BDC

October 7, 2013

On their 65th Annual General Meeting in Bremen, Germany, Michael Schattenberg is elected chairman for the BDC (Bund Deutscher Champignon- und Kulturpilzanbauer), the German Mushroom Growers Association. At the same time previous chairman Franz Schmaus was named Honorary Chairman,and praised for his many achievements. “My finest moment is when all German growers decided to cooperate […]
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Magazine articles Mushroom Business on line

September 13, 2013

Over the years, we at Mushroom Business have provided you with valuable information on the business in our magazine. Those articles can now be viewed on line in the archives of this website. The past few months we’ve been working hard to get the articles on line. And there is more to follow soon, so […]
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Succesfull ISMS 2012 in Beijing

September 5, 2013

From August 26th – 30th, the 18th Congress of the International Society for Mushroom Science (ISMS) was held in the Beijing International Congress Centre (BICC). The 18th edition broke many records in ISMS’s history. According to the organization, there were double the amount of participants at this event in comparison with the Cape Town edition […]
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The 40th AMGA in Cairns

August 19, 2013

The 40 th Australian Mushroom Growers’ Conference will be held 11-14 September at The Pullman Reef Casino Hotel in Cairns. It promises to be another great Australian event! The AMGA looks forward to welcoming their regular attending delegates, as well as delegates who may have missed some recent conferences, along with first time mushroom industry […]
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Mushroom Business App launched

May 23, 2013

On May 17th, Global Roel Media B.V. launched the free Mushroom Business Magazine App in the Apple App Store.   Nearly ten years since the launch of the market leading international magazine for the mushroom industry in print, we take the next step in mushroom publishing with our own free Mushroom Business App, in which […]
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Mushroom Days 2013 poised to start

May 21, 2013

The 33rd edition of the Mushroom Days are ready for takeoff. The biggest trade fair in the worldwide mushroom industry will be held from 29 to 31 May 2013 at the Brabanthallen, Den Bosch, The Netherlands. Visitors and exhibitors from all the important mushroom producing countries will be present at the Mushroom Days. You will […]
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Ambassador of the Industry

April 26, 2013

The 33rd edition of the Dutch Mushroom Days is poised to start in Den Bosch (29-31 May). For the first time at this event, the Mushroom Days Foundation will chose an Ambassador of the Industry. You can still nominate a candidate! The mushroom sector: we are all its component parts. Everyone who is directly, or […]
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Costa acquires Adelaide

January 9, 2013

Australia’s leading grower and marketer of fresh produce the Costa Group has announced last month its intention to acquire Adelaide Mushrooms. Costa Group reached agreement with the owners of Adelaide Mushrooms, the Schirripa family, to purchase the company’s assets which include the Monarto production complex in South Australia, farms at Spreyton and Huon Valley in Tasmania, and […]
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Merger Geraedts, Thilot and Lemmen

December 28, 2012

Three well known Dutch suppliers to the mushroom industry, Geraedts Constructions, Thilot Holland and Lemmen Constructiebedrijf will merge on January 1st, 2013, under the name of GTL Europe. The new company will supply a complete product package for growers and composters in the industry, from climate control to machines and construction. Components and turn key […]
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