Embrapa Genetic Resources and Biotechnology, one of 45 units of the Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation, and the Rural Development Administration (RDA), of South Korea, have jointly organized, on August 13, 2010, in Brasilia, the Brazil-Korea Workshop on Mushroom Production.
The event was designed to bring together representatives from various sectors interested in the production of mushrooms in Brazil, including producers, scientists and students. The main objective of the workshop was to discuss the current situation of mushroom production in Brazil, as well as prospects for the industry.
The event was developed in the framework of the ongoing Korea-Brazil cooperation in agricultural research , developed by Embrapa and RDA. It was an opportunity to strengthen and further develop this partnership.