Value Chain for Mushroom Cultivation :

Value Chain for Mushroom Cultivation

This project aims to resolve the gaps existing today in scaling up the mushroom cultivation with an innovative approach and provide an alternate source of protein to the rural households. The project is being implemented in with 200 beneficiaries. Training has been organized for scientific cultivation of mushroom. A total 4 numbers of Mushroom Demonstration Units (MDUs) have been developed. Construction of 32 common processing units and 160 individual processing unit is under progress. Till the end of first quarter, 9 members of Mushroom Demonstration Unit (MDU) have earned a good income of Rs. 18,315/- and also met their consumption needs from the project. A nice amount of production is expected from next quarter, September, 2019 to be precise.