Information on mushroom production, pest management, mushroom cultures available for purchase, and new trends and developments in the industry.

For White Button Mushrooms (Substrate preparation leading to its impact on the environment)

This Specialty Crop Research Initiative (SCRI) project has two major goals to improve the long-term sustainability of the U.S. mushroom industry.

Contact Information

David Meigs Beyer
Professor Plant Pathology
Phone: 814-863-7059
John A. Pecchia
Assistant Professor
Phone: 814-865-1008
Kimberly Paley
Research Technologist
Phone: 814-863-4967