9/26/2003 Growers are reminded that the All Ireland Mushroom Conference and Trade Show will be held in Monaghan at the Hillgrove Hotel on Thursday, October 16th 2003.
GET WELL SOON
9/26/2003 Popular Prunty Peat man Aidan Duffy has been laid low by illness recently.
OPTIMISTS ONLY NEED APPLY
9/26/2003 RTÉ's Ear To The Ground programme on September 18th carried an eight-minute report on the health status of the Irish mushroom industry. The prognosis was bleakish to say the least.
9/26/2003 Grower Frank Donnelly from Collegelands, in Armagh, has his hands full at the moment.
9/26/2003 Eamon Quinn was the lucky winner of the Sylvan Competition for All-Ireland Final tickets.
9/26/2003 Stalkerwas remiss in not noting the departure of an industry veteran in the early summer months.
USEFUL FARM WALK
9/26/2003 A useful farm walk was held by Amycel on the farm of Hugh Quinn in Dromore, Co.Tyrone, recently.
9/26/2003 Mushroom people Gerry and Fidelus Walsh of Aghagallon near Lurgan have recently become proud grandparents.
9/26/2003 Some reps have noticed while out and about on mushroom units throughout the country that growers are setting traps.
9/26/2003 Thursday evening 18th September and the Armagh All-Ireland squad were to be found in the Armagh City Hotel signing autographs for fans from around the county.
BIGGER & BETTER
9/26/2003 Sylvan grower, Danny Malanaphy from Swanlinbar, Co. Cavan has expanded his unit.
9/26/2003 Stalker remembers the letter published in The Mushroom People in February 2002, voicing the ire of a concerned mushroom industry operator.
9/26/2003 Pat Kiernan from Cavan has devised a revolutionary new spawn running system...
9/26/2003 The pitter-patter of tiny feet has been heard down near the lough shore of Lough Neagh this month.
9/26/2003 Disolite the highly effective disinfectant seems to be very competitively priced in Ireland.