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#Mushrooms

# mushrooms - Saturday 17 April, 2021

Merlin Sheldrake: 'Fungi are metabolic wizards - they can explore, scavenge and salvage ingeniously'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Merlin Sheldrake: 'Fungi are metabolic wizards - they can explore, scavenge and salvage ingeniously'

Apr 17th 2021, 8:30 AM 9,439 Views 9 Comments

The biologist and writer shares an extract from his book Entangled Life.

# mushrooms - Friday 14 August, 2020

Tipperary mushroom plant closes due to cases of Covid-19
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Tipperary mushroom plant closes due to cases of Covid-19

Updated Aug 14th 2020, 5:30 PM 64,436 Views 53 Comments

Walsh Mushrooms in Golden has said the closure is temporary and a “deep clean” will be undertaken.

# mushrooms - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

'Growing health threat': Public reminded of risks of consuming wild mushrooms
# Watch Out
# Watch Out

'Growing health threat': Public reminded of risks of consuming wild mushrooms

Jan 8th 2020, 6:10 AM 13,817 Views 18 Comments

Exercise great caution if foraging for wild mushrooms, a HSE doctor has advised.

# mushrooms - Thursday 26 January, 2017

One of Ireland's biggest mushroom farms has bought a major rival - all because of Brexit
# Fungi Business
# Fungi Business

One of Ireland's biggest mushroom farms has bought a major rival - all because of Brexit

Jan 26th 2017, 6:01 PM 516 Views 0 Comments

Wexford’s Walsh Mushrooms took over Tipperary’s Golden Mushrooms as they battle a weak pound.

# mushrooms - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

'The first Irish casualty of Brexit': 60 jobs lost in Tipperary as mushroom factory closes
# Capped Off
# Capped Off

'The first Irish casualty of Brexit': 60 jobs lost in Tipperary as mushroom factory closes

Aug 31st 2016, 3:33 PM 31,980 Views 72 Comments

The Schiele and McDonald plant closed today, taking 60 jobs with it.

# mushrooms - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Two Cavan mushroom pickers got really sick because of bird poop
# It Wasn't Me
# It Wasn't Me

Two Cavan mushroom pickers got really sick because of bird poop

Apr 15th 2015, 7:00 AM 22,089 Views 22 Comments

It all ended up okay, in the end.

# mushrooms - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

One Dublin café is capitalising on #YokeGate with this special offer
# Ganja Rap
From The Daily Edge
# Ganja Rap

One Dublin café is capitalising on #YokeGate with this special offer

Mar 11th 2015, 4:31 PM 4,890 Views 1 Comment

Either that, or they are kings of the gag sign.

# mushrooms - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Going foraging this autumn? Stay away from those wild mushrooms
# Careful Now
# Careful Now

Going foraging this autumn? Stay away from those wild mushrooms

Oct 2nd 2014, 12:46 PM 35,428 Views 21 Comments

So far this year, 18 people have been poisoned.

# mushrooms - Sunday 13 October, 2013

Your Pictures: The change of season – it’s Autumn
# All The Colours
# All The Colours

Your Pictures: The change of season – it’s Autumn

Oct 13th 2013, 7:45 PM 13,208 Views 17 Comments

We asked you to send in some of your autumnal photos and this is what you sent.

# mushrooms - Friday 20 September, 2013

9 life lessons taken from childhood video games
# One Up
From The Daily Edge
# One Up

9 life lessons taken from childhood video games

Sep 20th 2013, 1:00 PM 11,270 Views 21 Comments

As the world says goodbye to Hiroshi Yamauchi, what did his creations teach us?

# mushrooms - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

€4.4m to assist horticulture producers after 'exceptionally wet weather'
# Horticulture
# Horticulture

€4.4m to assist horticulture producers after 'exceptionally wet weather'

May 21st 2013, 7:15 AM 3,532 Views 14 Comments

Bad weather in 2012 affected most sectors within Ireland’s horticultural industry – and the damage was further compounded for many growers by the cold late spring this year, the Minister for Agriculture said.

# mushrooms - Monday 8 October, 2012

The Evening Fix... now with added Tetris
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Tetris

Oct 8th 2012, 8:03 PM 12,117 Views 10 Comments

Here are the things we learned, shared and loved today.

You've been warned: Don't eat the mushrooms growing in the wild
# Not So Magic
# Not So Magic

You've been warned: Don't eat the mushrooms growing in the wild

Oct 8th 2012, 7:04 PM 22,182 Views 66 Comments

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland says wild mushrooms pose a risk of food poisoning.

# mushrooms - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

Two die after eating poisonous death cap mushrooms in Australia
# Australia
# Australia

Two die after eating poisonous death cap mushrooms in Australia

Jan 4th 2012, 11:02 AM 3,381 Views 4 Comments

Four people were hospitalised after eating the fungi at a New Year’s Eve party last weekend.