Great Mushroom Days

May 27, 2019

The 35th edition of the Dutch Mushroom Days in Den Bosch was a great success, and is considered by many as one of the best ever. The international tradeshow for the mushroom industry worldwide was held from 22 to 24 May in the Brabanthallen in Den Bosch and had the same setup as last few […]
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Opening Lambert Spawn Europa

May 27, 2019

On Tuesday, 21 May, the new spawn facility of Lambert Spawn Europa was officially opened in Venlo, The Netherlands. During the festivities at the Grand Opening, the 100th Anniversary of Lambert was also celebrated. The hundreds of guests – representing more than 175 companies from around the worldwide mushroom industry – could visit the facility […]
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Mushroom Days about to start!

May 21, 2019

On Wednesday 22 May, the biggest mushroom event in the world will open its doors for the 35th time. From 22th to 24rt May 2019 the Mushroom Days will be organized again in the Brabanthallen, in Den Bosch, The Netherlands. The Mushroom Days is The international tradeshow for professional mushroom growers, managers and traders. The […]
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‘Dalsem’ becomes ‘Dutch’ Mushroom Projects

January 14, 2019

Dalsem Mushroom Projects changes its name into Dutch Mushroom Projects, short DMP. According to managing director Ron Hegger, the name change is part of a bigger plan to reposition the company in the changing mushroom market. “As before, DMP has a global business approach and a strong focus to turn-key projects. High quality products and […]
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New factory Champi’Mer lost in fire

December 21, 2018

On Friday 14 December at approximately 2:30 pm, a fire started in one of the Champi’Mer factories in Kesteren, The Netherlands. Within a very short time, the 2017 opened factory was fully ablaze. The new factory is completely destroyed, at this time the cause of the fire is unknown and under investigation. During the construction […]
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Sylvan acquired by Yuguan

September 5, 2018

At the end of August, Sylvan started to inform customers about the imminent acquirement of the spawn company by Yuguan China, supported by investment firm KKR. Mark Snyder, Sylvan Inc. CEO and Chairman of the Board spoke of ‘entering a new and exciting era in Sylvans evolution as a global player’, having executed an agreement […]
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WoodFungi: a big success

June 12, 2018

On 3-6 June, WoodFungi 2018 was held in Belgium, the first conference on the cultivation of lignicolous mushrooms in Europe. The event offered interesting lectures, panel discussions, company visits, a nice partner programme and plenty of networking time for some 200 participants from all over the world. All this in the historic city of Ghent. […]
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Takeover Dalsem Mushroom Projects

January 31, 2018

Investors Strong Root Capital, in cooperation with CommonWealth Investments, have acquired all the shares in Dalsem Mushroom Projects (DMP) from the Dalsem Group and became the new owner of this leading supplier to the international mushroom industry with effect on 1 January 2018. DMP is based in Horst, the Netherlands. Parallel to this development, Ron […]
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‘Dutch’ Pieczarkalia 2017

September 13, 2017

Once every year the city of Siedlce in the east of Poland becomes the heart of the Polish mushroom industry and hosts suppliers, growers and visitors all interested in the further development of this still very prosperous sector in Poland. This year, on 7 and 8 September, the exhibition – despite rainy and windy weather […]
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Young Dutch growers visit Ireland

July 11, 2017

A selection of a Dutch studyclub of Mushroom Office recently visited Ireland. For two days, the young mushroom growers toured the Green Island. The group was welcomed by companies Custom Compost, Codd Mushrooms, Monaghan and McDon Peat (see photo). The guys were impressed by quality and production of the Irish growers. “I’d rather had seen […]
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