Two firms looking at Vale for mushroom growing

By John L. Braese

The Enterprise

VALE – Two companies are looking to reintroduce mushroom growing to the Vale area. Total investment to get the process going would exceed $40 million for mushroom factories that could create 400 new jobs.

The closest to doing so is Farmers Fresh, a Canadian company that recently bought 117 acres at the intersection of Frontier Lane and Lagoon Drive just outside of Vale.

Right behind Farmers Fresh is . . .

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