Bangladesh Journal of Mushroom
Strengthening Mushroom Development Project
Volume: 5, Number: 1

Published by  :

Saleh Ahmed 

Project Director

Strengthening Mushroom Development Project

National Mushroom Development and Extension Centre

Department of Agricultural Extension, Ministry of Agriculture

Sobhanbag, Savar, Dhaka.

Board of Editors
Strengthening Mushroom Development Project

  : Executive editor

Nirod Chandra Sarker, Ph.D.
Mushroom Specialist
SMDP, DAE, MoA, NAMDEC Sobhanbag, SAVAR, Dhaka

Strengthening Mushroom Development Project

Md. Ahahidul Islam, Ph.D.

Director (Rtd.), Field Services Division
DAE, MoA, Khamarbari
Farmgate, Dhaka

Ismail Hossain Mian, Ph. D.
Department of Plant Pathology
Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University, Salna, Gazipur


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Table of Contents
Strengthening Mushroom Development Project

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Effect of Oyster Mushroom on the Glycemic Status of Type-2 Diabetic
Subjects during Ramadan Fast

Md. Bazlul Karim Choudhury1, Ferdousi Rahman Mowsumi, Mahbuba Moonmoon,
Abdus Salam Khan, Md. Shahdat Hossain2 and M. Shahabuddin Kabir Choudhuri3
National Mushroom Development and Extention Center, Sobhanbag, Savar, Dhaka,


Comparative in vitro free radical scavenging effects of Calocybe indica and
Pleurotus djamor

Ferdousi Rahman Mowsumi1, Asiqur Rahaman1,
Nirod Chandra Sarker and Shahdat
National Mushroom Development and Extension


Effect of Light Intensity and Its Management Practices on Yield of
Ganoderma lucidum

Md. Monirul Islam1, Nirod Chandra Sarker, Sudhangshu Kumar Biswas2 and Md.
Ruhul Amin


Studies on the age of fruiting bodies for the harvesting of milky mushroom

Nirod Chandra Sarker, Manirul Shaheen, Abdus Salam Khan, Mahbuba
Moonmoon, A. J. Kakon and Saleh Ahmed


Mycelial Growth at Different Temperature and pH and Yield on Different
Substrates of Oyster Mushroom var. White Snow

Tasnima Mahjabin, Nirod Chandra Sarker, Abdus Salam Khan, Mahbuba
Moonmoon, A. J. Kakon, Taufiqur Rahman and Saleh Ahmed


Effect of Different Plant Growth Regulators on the Yield and Yield attributes
of White Button Mushroom

Bimal Chandra Dey1, M. Mofazzal Hossain2, Abdul Mannan Akanda3, M.
Kamruzzaman4, Mohammad Zakaria2
, Md. Bazlul Karim Choudhury5 and Nirod
Chandra Sarker

7 Performance of different strains of Pleurotus cystidiosus under Bangladesh condition Kysun Rafat Howlader, Abdus Salam Khan, Mahbuba Moonmoon, A. J. Kakon, Saleh Ahmed and Nirod Chandra Sarker 43-50

Reuse of Casing Materials Amended with Vermicompost and Loamy Soil in
Milky Mushroom (Calocybe indica) Cultivation

Manirul Shaheen, Nirod Chandra Sarker, Abdus Salam Khan, A. J. Kakon, 1Md.
Mustafizur Rahman and Saleh Ahmed


Effect of Different Supplements on Yield and Nutritional Status of Shaggy

Saleh Ahmed, Tasnima Mahjabin, Mahbuba Moonmoon, A. J. Kakon, Nirod
Chandra Sarker, Md. Ferdaus Ahmed and K. M. Shamsuzzaman

10 Oyster mushroom (Pleurotus spp.): A Friendly and Medicinal Mushroom
Md. Bazlul Karim Choudhury1, M. Shahabuddin Kabir Choudhuri and
Md. Shahadat Hossain2
Department of Pharmacy, Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh