Lambert Spawn Europa established

June 29, 2011

With effect from 1July 2011, Lambert Spawn U.S. has entered a joint venture with Eric Vernooij and Jan Baltussen (shareholders of ChampFood International). The new enterprise, Lambert Spawn Europa B.V., is located in the Netherlands. It will distribute Lambert spawn on the European market, in Africa and the Middle East. The new company will operate […]
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Mushroom Days: international success

June 9, 2011

The 32nd edition of the Mushroom Days was a great success. For three days, Den Bosch was the center of the international mushroom industry. As many as 80 exhibitors (last edition: 69), including 21 foreign, presented their latest products and services. In total, over 2,600 visitors from 63 countries (last edition: 57) attended the fair. […]
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Dutch Mushroom Days 2011 ready for kick-off

May 20, 2011

The 32nd Dutch Mushroom Days will take place on the 25th, 26th and 27th of May in the Brabanthallen in ‘s-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands. With 80 stand holders, not only from the Netherlands but also from other countries, it will be one of the biggest “Mushroom Days” ever. The organisation, Stichting Champignondagen (Mushroom Days Association), expects […]
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Dinner Party Dutch Mushroom Days

May 17, 2011

The organizing committee of the Dutch Mushroom days will, as has been common practice in the past, organise an evening programme on Thursday, May 26. This “Get Inspired” dinner party will be held for exhibitors and their relations. On this occasion, a stylish venue has been chosen to host the event, the “Orangerie” in the […]
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All Ireland Mushroom Conference 2011 to be held in October

April 22, 2011

The All Ireland Mushroom Conference 2011 has been confirmed last month at a meeting of the Organisation Committee in Dublin. The date is set at Thursday, 20th of October, and the conference will take place at the Hillgrove Hotel in Monaghan, Republic of Ireland. The format is going to be as in previous years with […]
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Japanese mushroom industry hit by disaster

March 22, 2011

On Friday, 11 March 2011, Japan was hit by a 9.0 magnitude earthquake off the coast, followed by a severely destructive tsunami. The enormous disaster has caused damage to Japan’s mushroom industry as well. The multiple earthquakes and the following tsunami waves of up to 14 meters took a heavy toll on Japan’s Pacific coast, […]
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Mushroom Days Registration

March 9, 2011

Within a few months the Dutch Mushroom Days will open their doors. As a visitor, you can now register online, for free entrance to the fair. The world famous Mushroom Days will be held from Wednesday 25 May – Friday 27 May, 2011 in the Brabanthallen in Den Bosch, The Netherlands.     The leading […]
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100 years of Italian Mushroom Growers Association (A.I.F.)

March 3, 2011

The Associazione Italiana Fungicoltori is organising a motorcycle tour to celebrate its 100th anniversary in June this year. It will be the 2nd mushroom motor bike ride in Italy. The ride arrives in Verona on Thursday the 23rd of June, and the celebration of the centennial of the A.I.F. will be on Friday the 24th. […]
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Dutch standard for harvesting?

February 15, 2011

On the 31st of January the Dutch Rabobank had invited several parties that are active in the Dutch mushroom industry to initiate negotiations that have to lead to a “fair harvesting” standard in the Netherlands. This as a reaction to the ongoing issues with constructions to harvest and pack mushrooms. During this meeting mushroom companies […]
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Fancom Farm Manager software ready for the future

February 11, 2011

Fancom BV from Panningen, The Netherlands, has updated the FarmManager program. After 15 years the F-Central was outdated, especially with the use of the new generation personal computers and therefore could not keep up with the rapidly changing technical possibilities. Fancom has been working on a successor for F-Central for a number of years now, […]
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