• The International Society for Mushroom Science

    The International Society for Mushroom Science (ISMS) seeks to further the cultivation of edible (including medicinal) macrofungi. It is non-political and non-profit making. The objectives of ISMS are the dissemination of information on new developments and the science of mushrooms and to stimulate exchange of new ideas between growers and scientists around the world. ISMS sponsors a major international congress on mushrooms every 3-5 years. Other seminars, meetings and workshops are endorsed and supported by ISMS working with national committees.

Upcoming Congress

ISMS Congress 2021, Vancouver

Date: Sunday May 30 – Wednesday June 2, 2021

Venue: JW Marriot Parq, Vancouver

In Conjunction with the North American Mushroom Conference

More Information

More Events

  • October 27, 2019, 10:00 am: Mount Pisgah Mushroom Festival, Eugene, Oregon (USA)
  • November 2, 2019, All day: Wild Rivers Mushroom Festival, Oregon, USA
  • November 5, 2019, All day: Short Course - Edible Mushroom Growing (Wageningen, Netherlands)
  • November 18, 2019, All day: Cultivation Design Course (Westfir, Oregon, USA)
  • November 24, 2019, All day: Humboldt Mushroom Fair (Arcata, California, USA)
  • December 7, 2019, 9:00 am: Mushroom Training, Karen Village, Nairobi, Kenya

About the ISMS

The International Society for Mushroom Science (ISMS) seeks to further the cultivation of edible macrofungi. It is non-political and non-profit making.

Proceedings

An extensive collection of presentations and articles that have been presented at ISMS conferences.

Articles

A collection of articles examining various attributes of mushrooms and the growing process.