These funky, flavorful fungi continue to have a solid following. The likelihood of a specialty mushroom purchase inched up one percentage point from Fresh Trends 2012.
The U.S. mushroom industry is on pace for huge growth this year, but it also faces production challenges.
Jeff Busch, president of Caruso Inc., has left the company and taken two leadership positions at Country Fresh Mushroom Co.
Cascades has introduced a new environmentally-friendly mushroom container.
Sales and volumes of U.S.-grown mushrooms both increased in the 2013-14 season.
A number of mushroom grower-shippers are making significant strides toward sustainable and recyclable packaging.More Packer Stories for Mushrooms (specialty)