Mushroom Production Technology

The university organizes training programmes on Mushroom Production Technology, regularly. Training programmes are being organized for the farmers as well as enterpreneurs. Interested persons from any corner of the country can participate. The training programmes cover following activities through practicals wherever required:

  • Production, Protection, Crop Management of Oyster, Button, and Dudhia mushroom through practicals
  • Production, Protection, Crop Management of medicinal mushroom (Shiitake and Hericium) through practicals
  • Compost production methods for Button mushroom through practicals (Long, Short and ZEPT/Pipe)
  • Spawn production of Oyster, Button, Dudhia, Shiitake and Hericium mushroom and their management aspects
  • Harvesting, Grading, Processing, Packaging and value addition of mushroom
  • Preparation of different recipe of mushroom
  • Preparation of different mushroom products (Pickle, Sweets, Snacks, Fast Food & Namkeen)
  • Branding & Marketing of mushroom and its products
  • Design and establishment of mushroom farm
  • Exposure visit on the field of successful mushroom growers
  • Enterpreneurial skill development

Training Calendar

Sl. No. Date No. of Days Topics No. of Participants Fee (Rs.) Last date for sub-mission of application
1.                    13-19 April, 2023 07 Mushroom Production Technology 40 1500/- 10 April, 2023
2.                    27-29 April, 2023 03 Medicinal Mushroom Production Technology 40 600/- 25 April, 2023
3.                    09-11 May, 2023 03 Medicinal Mushroom Production Technology 40 600/- 05 May, 2023
4.                    15-29 May, 2023 15 Spawn Production Technology 10 5000/- 13 May, 2023
5.                    06-08 June, 2023 03 Mushroom Cultivation during Summer 40 600/- 02 June, 2023
6.                    14-20 June, 2023 07 Mushroom Production Technology 40 1500/- 10 June, 2023
7. 04-06 July, 2023 03 Medicinal Mushroom Production Technology 40 600/- 01 July, 2023
8. 10 July to 08 August, 2023 01 month Enterpreneurhsip development through mushroom production 05 10000/- 06 July, 2023
9. 04-10 August, 2023 07 Mushroom Production and Processing Technology 40 1500/- 01 August, 2023
10. 23-29 August, 2023 07 Medicinal Mushroom Production Technology 30 1500/- 16 August, 2023
11. 06-08 September, 2023 03 Button Mushroom Production 40 600/- 04 September, 2023
12. 20-26 September, 2023 07 Mushroom Production and Processing Technology 40 1500/- 15 September, 2023
13. 26 October to 01 November, 2023 07 Entrepreneurship development through mushroom production 40 1500/- 22 October, 2023
14. 02-08 November, 2023 07 Mushroom Production Technology 40 1500/- 31 October, 2023
15. 12-18 December, 2023 15 Spawn Production Technology (FPO’s farmer & Entrepreneurs)  15 1500/- 01 December, 2023
16. 18-24 December, 2023 07 Button Mushroom Production Technology 40 1500/- 08 December, 2023
17. 27-29 December, 2023 03 Processing & Value Added Mushroom Production Technology (FPO’s farmers & Entrepreneurs) 25 600/- 17 December, 2023

Note: Fees for lodging and food will be payable separately.

Rate of Mushroom, Spawn and Its Products (Ref. O.O. No. 58/FBS&H, Pusa dated 14.06.2018 & 17/FBS&H, Pusa dated 04.05.2019)

Sl.No. Item Rate (in Rs.)
01. Rajendra Pusa Mushroom Biscuit  38/- per 100gm.
02. Rajendra Pusa Mushroom Mini Samosa 50/- per 200 gm.
03. Rajendra Pusa Mushroom Namkeen 50/- per 200 gm.
04. Rajendra Pusa Mushroom Bhujia 50/- per 200 gm.
05. Rajendra Pusa Mushroom Pickle 80/- per 200 gm.
06. Rajendra Pusa Fresh Mushroom 150/- per kg.
07. Mushroom Spawn 100/- per kg.
08. Button Mushroom Compost 1000/- per 100 kg.