Bagging system keeps pace as casing business mushrooms
System packs 44-liter bags with moist peat at 28 bags per minute.
Harte Peat, Clones, Ireland, makes mushroom casing, a term used to describe the media in which the mushrooms grow. To make the casing, the company harvests peat from nearby bogs, blends the peat, and adjusts the pH of the mixture to meet the customer's requirements. Harte Peat calls itself the mushroom casing specialist.