Dr. Ofer Danay

Telephone: 
972-52-4744802
Field: 
Edible Mushrooms
Position: 
Researcher and branch head
Edible Mushrooms Development

Selected research topics:
1. Introduction of new mushrooms varieties to the Galilee farms.
2. Development of an integrated pest control management of the fly Megaselia halterata in edible mushrooms farms.
3. Development of cultivation methods for new edible mushrooms species.
4. The use of spent mushroom compost (SMC) as soil coverage, to improve Avocado cultivation, on heavy poor-drained soils.

Research location:Migal / Experimental farm