COUNCIL UPDATE

·         Appointments for the open positions on the Council were made by the Secretary of Agriculture. The appointments were:
·         Region 1: Pat Jurgensmeyer; J-M Farms (all states except CA & PA)
·         Region 2: Dave Carroll; Giorgi Mushroom Company (PA)
·         Region 4: Liz O’Neil; Highline Mushrooms (Imports)
·         Many thanks to the outgoing Council Members for their time and efforts on the Council:
·         Region 1: Greg McLain; Kitchen Pride Mushrooms
·         Region 2: Greg Sagan; Modern Mushroom Farms
·         Region 4: Hank Vander Pol; Rol-Land Farms
·         A call for nominations for 3-year terms beginning January 1, 2013 will be mailed no later than February 1, 2012. The regions with a position opening up are Region 2 (two positions) and Region 3 (one position). Please consider being a part of the Council.
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COUNCIL UPDATE 

  • Regions 1, 2 & 4 each have a position opening up on the Council with 3 year terms beginning January 1, 2012. Ballots have been tabulated and the nomination package has been submitted to USDA for appointments to be made by the Secretary.  
  • Click on this link to access the most recent Usage and Attitude report by Rose Research.

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COUNCIL UPDATE

  • Regions 1, 2 & 4 each have a position opening up on the Council with 3 year terms beginning January 1, 2012. Ballots have been tabulated and the nomination package has been submitted to USDA for appointments to be made by the Secretary.
  • The next Council meeting will be held on September 15-16 in Chicago. If you are interested in attending this meeting please let Cheryl know.
  • Click here to read the latest Mushrooms and Health Global Initiative Bulletin
  • Click on this link to access the most recent Usage and Attitude report by Rose Research.

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COUNCIL UPDATE

  • Regions 1, 2 & 4 each have a position opening up on the Council with 3 year terms beginning January 1, 2012. Ballots have been tabulated and the nomination package is being prepared for submission to USDA for appointments to be made by the Secretary.
  • The next Council meeting will be held on August 1st at 8amPST/10amCST/11amEST by webcast. If you are interested in attending this meeting please let Cheryl know.
  • The following Council meeting has been scheduled for September 15-16 in Chicago.
  • The Nutrition Brochure has been updated to include nutrition information released in the Dietary Guidelines in the latter part of 2010, click here to view the new nutrition brochure. If you are interested in ordering, contact Cheryl.
  • The Portabella brochure is currently under revision. Stay tuned to see the updated brochure in the next shipping report.

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COUNCIL UPDATE
  • Regions 1, 2 & 4 each have a position opening up on the Council with 3 year terms beginning January 1, 2012. Ballots were mailed on June 1st and again on June 20th. Your completed ballot must be postmarked no later than June 30th. If you have not received a ballot and are eligible to vote, please contact Cheryl@ 408-432-7210
  • The Council is required by USDA to have an econometric study done every 5 years. The econometric study was recently completed and presented and the June Council meeting in Chicago. To see this report, click here.
  • The 2010 Annual Report is available; click here to view the report.
  • The Nutrition Brochure has been updated to include nutrition information released in the Dietary Guidelines in the latter part of 2010, click here to view the new nutrition brochure. If you are interested in ordering, contact Cheryl.

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In-person Sales Training in Chicago!

Please save the date for the Mushroom Council’s Summer Sales Training, June 8-9 in Chicago. Join us for a two-day, interactive, information-packed training to continue the foodservice dialogue from last year’s seminar and explore new topics in retail.

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