MIRACLE BEFORE CHRISTMAS
12/26/2001 A grower from the area near the metal bridge over the Blackwater lent his wife the car to go on a shopping trip to Craigavon.
12/26/2001 John Dillon has succeeded in his bid to become president of the IFA. The first deputy president ever to take the top job, he has managed to fend off some very strong bids from the rival contenders.
Play Misty for me
12/24/2001 Stalker has heard about the great results from the Reldair Humidification systems supplied by JF McKenna.
12/24/2001 Stalker has only recently become aware of the phenomenon of corporate anthems - a truly mind-boggling concept! Do they exist among the companies that make up the mushroom industry?
12/24/2001 Many mushroom farmers hopes were dashed last month when Leonne McKenna married a non-mushroom man Laurence McVeigh in Armagh.
12/24/2001 Stalker has heard a rumour that Malachy McLaughlin from JF McKenna is laying on a special 40th birthday party
12/24/2001 The old adage that if something works one ought not to fix it, has generally stood the test of time.
VISIT TO ITALY
12/24/2001 Spotted recently on in Treviso, Italy, was a group of very distinguished UK growers who were investigating the Italian mushroom scene.
SYLVAN TOUR AND FARM WALK.
12/24/2001 DARD invited growers on a tour of the Sylvan factory and also offered the chance for two separate farm walks in Co Meath in December.
12/24/2001 We have also received greetings sent from Francis Donnelly who represents Italspawn in Ireland, to all their customers here in Ireland.
12/24/2001 2001 managed to be the embodiment of the notion of a bad year, locally and globally.
12/24/2001 There seems to be a proliferation of misshaped mushrooms appearing around the country, according to sources.