Brown mushroom strain is gradually gaining popularity, reports news agency Umdis. Today, the majority of suppliers of supermarkets in Ukraine are in its range position brown mushroom, which is often referred to as a royal. And that supermarkets today remain the main channel for the implementation of a brown mushroom – on the market demand is not high. There was a Brown mushroom on the Ukrainian shelves of supermarkets about 5 years ago.
According Umdis IA, monthly average production of brown mushroom in Ukraine is about 100 m, which is 2 to 3% of a white mushroom production. Not many producers risk to grow brown mushroom whole camera for fear of difficulties with the implementation. Therefore, frequently practiced sowing brown mushroom mycelium portion in the growth chamber.
According to statements of mushroom producers for brown strains are characterized by a low, compared with white, yield, lower by 2-5 percentage points, but in general, the production technology is no different.
The main suppliers of mushroom mycelium brown to Ukraine has been and remains the company ItalSpawn and Euromycel, although he has an assortment of other suppliers mycelium.