WoodFungi Conference- Upcoming International Event

An International Conference, the first of its kind dedicated almost completely to lignicolous mushrooms definitely a notable event for 2018. The WoodFungi Conference will be held from June 3-6, 2018 at Handelsbeurs Concertzaal, Ghent, Belgium. The highlight would be talks given by 23 different leading figures in the Mushroom industry. This is undoubtedly a valuable opportunity to share ideas and  come up with practical solutions for the many problems that growers face.

Topics include talks on Lignin degrading mushrooms such as King Oyster, Shiitake, Maitake, Pioppino and Reishi and on climate control, contamination and decontamination, substrate mixing and recipes, breathing bags, bag filling lines, temperatures, etc. Focus will also be placed on emerging technologies and the direction that Mushroom Industry is headed.


“Wood Fungi like the Shiitake and King Oyster are undervalued in Europe and the US.
I see it as part of my mission to put them in the spotlight.”
Magda Verfaillie, Mycelia, Belgium


Find out more about the conference here.

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