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Mushroom Short Course


  • The Nittany Lion Inn 200 West Park Avenue State College, PA, 16803 United States (map)

Penn State University will be hosting and celebrating the 60th Mushroom Short Course October 7-9, 2018 at The Nittany Lion Inn, State College, Pennsylvania- and JFM will be exhibiting! The Short Course has been a premier annual event since 1956, contributing to the growth and profitability of mushroom growers all over North America.

The conference will feature speakers from both industry and academia and will highlight the latest advances, challenges, and opportunities on a broad range of subjects. Topics will include up-to-date progress at the forefront of mushroom quality, food safety, dietary health, regulatory concerns, disease and pest management, cultivation practices, compost quality, spawn technology, energy usage, spent compost, and others.

Earlier Event: June 6
Ukrainian Mushroom Conference
Later Event: February 14
North American Mushroom Conference