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The very dark top layer of peat moss is crucial for mushroom growth and is imported from Ireland.

Mushroom farming is quickly becoming one of the most lucrative agricultural activities in Africa. The continent is home to a wide variety of mushrooms, and the demand for these fungi is growing rapidly. In recent years, mushroom farming has become a major source of income for many African farmers, and the industry is expected to continue to grow in the coming years.

What is mushroom farming and how can it be profitable in Africa?

Mushroom farming is a relatively low-cost agricultural activity, and it can be done on a small scale. This makes it an attractive option for many African farmers who often lack access to large-scale agricultural operations. Additionally, mushrooms can be grown in a variety of climates and soils, making them suitable for many different parts of the continent.

The demand for mushrooms in Africa is growing rapidly. According to a recent report from the United Nations Food …