Conference program

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November  06

Big hall

8:30-10:00 Registration

10:00-10:20 Opening ceremony

10:20-10:40 Mushroom production in Ukraine: state and prospects

Bogdan Tovstenko. Sylvan, Ukaine

10:40-11:20 Situation in the Russian mushroom market

Alexander Khrenov,  Sylvan, Russia

11:20-11:40 Mushroom market in EU

Balash Erdei, Sylvan, Hungary

11:40-12:00 How Poland become a leader in production of mushrooms

Nikodem Sakson, Poland

12:00-12:20    coffee-break

12:20-12:35  Mushroom market in Moldova

Vasile Tabakaru, Amycel, Moldova

12:35-12:50 Mushroom market in France

Mathieu Frédéric, Euromycel, France

12:50-13:10 Permissive papers of mushroom farm

Artem Kovalenko, VKZ

13:10-13:30 Effects of trace elements on technological parameters in mushroom cultivation

Nina Bisko, Doctor of Biological Sciences, a leading researcher in the Department of Mycology Institute of Botany, Ukraine

13:30-14:20    Lunch

14:20-14:50 International standards for food safety. What exporter have to choose?

Ludmila Golovina. SGS Group, Ukraine

14:50-15:10 The future of compost

Nikodem Sakson, Poland

15:10-15:30 Methods of pre-shipment cooling of compost

Vladimir Yarmola, АСР Ukraina LLC

15:30-15:45 SYLVAN presentation

Bogdan Tovstenko. Sylvan, Ukaine

15:45-16:10    coffee-break

16:10-16:25 Transition from Phase II to Phase III in practice 

Artem Kovalenko, VKZ

16:25-16:40 Mikogen presentation

Rafał Nawrocki, CEO


Phase III forum

November 07, 2014

Big Hall

2 floor hall

 9:30-13:00 Mushroom growers association forum

(coffe-break 12:00-12:30)



9:30-13:00  Casing soil forum

(coffee-break 12:00-12:30)

Casing structure

John Clay, Amycel, GB

Casing soil in Poland

Artur Wojcieszuk, Wokas,  Poland

How to work with casing soil

Farida Fahrutdinova, Mikogen, Ukraine


13:00-14:00   Lunch

14:00-14:20 Concept of modern mushroom farm

Taras Bilyk, Champion Group


14:20-14:35 AMYCEL presentation

John Clay, Amycel

14:35-14:50 "World of Straw" presentation

14:50-15:05 EUROMYCEL presentation

Mathieu Frédéric, Euromycel, France

15:05-15:20 International standart GLOBAL G.A.P. – doors to international markets

Angelika Dosin, Lilia Audit, Ukraine

15:20-15:50    coffe-break

15:50-16:15 Control of Sciarid flies with nematodes

Michael Barth, E-Nema, Germany

15:50-17:35   Exotic mushroom forum

Energy efficient substrate technology for oyster mushrooms

Vitaliy Sevastjanovich, PI Sevastjanovich, Ukraine

16:15-16:35 The influence of water in the mushroom cultivation

Henk Douven, Hedonk / Dofra, Netherlands

Grain spawn as an element of successful mushroom production

Nina Bisko, Doctor of Biological Sciences, a leading researcher in the Department of Mycology Institute of Botany, Ukraine

16:35-17:10 Ukrainian myth about mushrooms disease fight: how the efforts are wasted

Bartosz Jan Skipor-Rybacki, Poland

Optimization of technology growing Oyster mushrooms

Bandura Irina, assistant lecturer Agrotechnological Taurian State University, Ukraine

Elements of industrial cultivation of Eryngi mushroom

Oksana Vasilenko, Chairman of KFH "Zhovtneve", Ukraine

Growing of Shiitake

Dmitry Bahlukov, chief pilot production "Esmash", Ukraine

19:00-01:00    Gala-dinner


November 08, 2014

Big hall

Excursion to Lviv

10:00-11:00 Proper mushroom picking

Bartosz Jan Skipor-Rybacki, Poland

11:00-12:00 inning

Vasile Tabakaru, Amycel, Moldova

12:00-13:00 Qualifying the hygiene of mushroom cultivation

Peter Gabris, Technical Sales Representative, Sylvan, Hungary