International Mushroom Research & Development

Read thus summary report of useful information gathered for UK mushroom growers from two conferences in 2011.

The report includes:

  • Information on the Agaricus genome project
  • New species of mushrooms
  • Pest and disease management
  • Peat subsitiion options
  • Mushroom nutrition and quality, and more

This information was last updated in 2011.

Useful links

Read our resources on mushroom diseases and their management

Detection and control of pathogens causing blotch and green mould in mushroom cultivation

Mushrooms: Developing new sustainable mushroom casings in relation to supply of raw materials and mushroom cropping and quality