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.


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Mushroom Council holds events at college campuses


The Mushroom Council is sponsoring cooking events at U.S. universities and working with school chefs on menu creation.

To-Jo Mushrooms, student chefs promote ‘blendability’


Company officials at To-Jo Mushrooms recently declared their partnership with Southwest Minnesota State University’s culinology department a success.

Nominees sought for Mushroom Council


The U.S. Department of Agriculture is seeking nominees to fill three open seats on the Mushroom Council, San Jose, Calif. Applications are due by May 1.

Portabella sales grow alongside white mushrooms


Sales of portabellas and their “baby” form, crimini, continue to skyrocket.

Mushroom “drop” rings in New Year


The mega mushroom that rang in the New Year was a hit.

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