Practical training in Mushroom Cultivation


On behalf of Dr. BGR Publications, organizing the hands on training in mushroom cultivation on 28th February, 2020.


  • Science Day Celebration
  • To promote entrepreneurship among students

About the Workshop

The mushroom cultivation workshop is in two parts. A morning session to learn about the theory behind cultivating mushrooms. In the afternoon, there’s a practical session where you can test out different growing methods in the lab. This workshop will provide the platform to the participants to understand the necessity of mushroom cultivation techniques.

Why Mushroom?

Protein play a major role in today’s lifestyle. So, we choice the mushroom. An additional point is that mushrooms come under the category of applied field.

Geographical Coverage

  • College: V. H. N. Senthikumara Nadar College (Autonomous), Virudhunagar
  • Participants: UG final year students from various departments
  • Venue: Microbiology Lab


Dr. BGR Publications

Resource Persons

Technical Session Practical Session
Dr. V. Ramesh

Head & Assistant Professor of Botany

Vivekananda College

Tiruvedakam – 625 234



Mushroom Cultivation

Dr. G. Manikandan

Assistant Professor of Botany

Sri Kaliswari College (Autonomous),

Sivakasi – 626 123



Mushroom Products

Mr. M. Irulandi

External Expert

Aruvi Mushroom Cultivation Farm

Sivakasi – 626 123

Steering Committee


Dr. A. Balasubramanian

Head & Associate Professor of Microbiology

VHNSNC (Autonomous)

Organizing Secretaries

Dr. B. Govindarajan

Assistant Professor of Zoology

VHNSNC (Autonomous)

Dr. V. Siva

Assistant Professor of Botany

VHNSNC (Autonomous)

Organizing Committee Members

Dr. T. Shanmugaprabha

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

VHNSNC (Autonomous)

Mrs. A.R. Vijaya Lalitha

Assistant Professor of Microbiology

VHNSNC (Autonomous)

Programme Summary

Totally 28 participants were participated.