One of the biggest growers decided to build a new facility from scratch near the market of Frankfurt. Christiaens was given the order to build 22 growing rooms of 820m2 completely turnkey. The project was split into 2 phase to be able to have mushrooms before Christmas and to start-up the project in 2 steps. The first stage was 14 rooms. In November 2014 the first rooms were filled. The second stage of 8 growing rooms will be ready in the summer of 2015.
Following intensive preparation 2009 saw the construction of a new
mushroom farm according to a completely new concept. The five owners had decided to set up a farm applying new techniques and innovations used for growing and harvesting.
The company Dohme Pilzzucht GmbH is located in Tietzow – Germany,
nearby Berlin and is a part of Havelland-Champignon. Dohme already made his own phase 2/3 compost in the past and was buying phase 1 compost somewhere else.
Construction of 9 phase 2 / 3 tunnels of 200 ton each
and 10 phase 4, or pinned trays, rooms. Planned start
of production: September 2003.