3/28/2002 Looks like the first official case of resistance to Dimlin has now been found in England and this has been verified by HRI, the UK government research body.
3/28/2002 Good reports are coming in about the new Italspawn strain F58 .....
3/27/2002 Readers may be aware that the Department (DARD-NI) intends to set up focus farms to demonstrate best practice.
3/27/2002 The northern mushroom industry will be the subject of a census this Spring.
3/27/2002 Henk Van Gerwen will be in Ireland again soon, in his role as consultant to the mushroom industry.
3/27/2002 Stalker has noted that young entrepreneur Eamon Murray from Annaghmore, has recently installed the latest version of Fancom 765 computers.
MORE SPECIALIST SERVICES
3/27/2002 Amycel is continuing its policy of providing service to growers by holding a series of farm walks in the south of the country.
3/27/2002 McGeary's are currently completing a shelving project out West.
LURGAN FARM UPGRADES
3/27/2002 Conal McEvoy, from the orchard county town of Lurgan, has recently installed Fancom 765 computers and CO2 computerised control on his modern growing facility.
3/27/2002 Eilín Connolly of Amycel continues to 'cut a dash' in the mushroom industry. Since joining Amycel 18 months ago,
IMGA ARE GO
3/27/2002 The IMGA are organising a trip to the Sylvan factory in Langeais, France. The lucky group who are going will be visiting the R&D, inoculum and spawn facilities at the Sylvan site.
WHIRLWIND AT BALLYGAWLEY
3/27/2002 Seamus Cassidy from Ballygawley was spotted running around his farm checking for damage during the recent “whirlwind phenomenon” reported on the local evening news.