About us

Our Story

Rise

Our mission is to provide access to the mycological world through spawn production, research, and innovative mushroom cultivation. Biobritte is the brainchild of Parimal Udgave an admiration for all things related to the mycological world. What began as a love for mushroom foraging and cultivating has developed into an obsession with all things fungi and Spreading the Spore to the masses. Biobritte Agro Solutions Private Limited is registered in June 2018 however, was founded in 2016 (Formerly Known as Parimal Enterprises) as small business by Mr. Parimal Ramesh Udgave.

State of art mushroom tissue culture facilities

Tissue culture technique is used to bring the edible mushroom to pure culture so that the mushroom fungus can further be used to prepare spawn, which is an essential material for mushroom cultivation. This nucleus culture is grown on Potato Dextrose Agar medium in test tubes. Biobritte procures high quality strains of mushrooms form different research labs around world.

State of art spawn development facilities

Biobritte produces 100% of the spawn used at its facility and also makes sawdust, plug, and grain spawn for commercial and enthusiast growers. We take our spawn customer's needs seriously and are fortunate to have multiple mycologists on staff with Master's Degrees in the field and trained lab technicians overseeing our in-house laboratory, culture bank, and spawn production. Regardless of whether we are sharing our favorite mushroom dishes, our knowledge of mushroom foraging and cultivation, or simply our overwhelming admiration for this often overlooked biological kingdom, we are striving to be a community hub for fungi enthusiasts; a place where people learn to love mushrooms as we do.

Mushrooms Growing Facilities

In later stages, biobritte constructed it's Hitech mushroom farm for commercial production of different type of mushrooms. Besides that biobritte started contract farming with local mushroom farmers to meet demand of bulk orders. Biobritte specifically grows seven types of oyster mushrooms, reishi mushrooms, cordyceps mushrooms, lion's mane mushrooms, shittake mushrooms and some other type of mushrooms. Biobritte follows different types of regulatory majors for growing mushrooms which includes organic method, food handling such as FSSAI, FSMS, HACCP, HALAL etc.

Oyster Mushroom Growing Facilities

Oyster mushrooms are one of the easiest varieties of mushrooms to grow, they’re delicious to eat & really healthy for you too. Biobritte cultivates different type of oyster mushrooms which includes Grey Oyster mushrooms, White Oyster mushrooms, pink oyster mushrooms, blue oyster mushrooms, King oyster mushrooms, elm oyster, yellow oyster mushrooms.

Ganoderma Mushroom Growing Facilities

Ganoderma species is known as a functional mushroom used in many Asian countries. Triterpenoids, ganoderic acids, and lucidenic acids have been isolated from Ganoderma species (Ganodermataceae family), such as Ganoderma lucidum. Triterpenoids have been investigated for their biological activities, including antibacterial, antiviral, antitumor, antiosteoclastic differentiation activity, anti-HIV-1, hepatoprotection, antioxidation, antihypertension, cholesterol reduction, and antiaggregation functions.

Cordyceps Militaris Mushroom Growing Facilities

In 2020, Biobritte started to grow Cordyceps mushrooms and successfully grown cordyceps with highest cordycpein percentage. Biobritte is Maharashtra's first cordyceps mushroom Laboratory and company which sucessfully grown and commercialized in Indian Market and Export market.

India's first Medicinal Mushroom Company

Biobritte is proud to display different type of medicinal mushroom to clients. Biobritte manufactures mushroom spawn to mushroom capsules. Biobritte growing 22 types of mushroom which specifically includes oyster, ganoderma, shittake, cordyceps, hen of woods, shimeji, enoki, lions mane, chaga, wood ear, and much more types.

Research & Development in Mushroom Biology

Biobritte is always rushing for new things in mushroom biology. Our team isolates lot of wild mushroom strains from different parts of world. We isolate, preserve and try to record and extend information on it. Biobritte's mushroom strain collection now reached to 56 types of mushrooms.

Mushroom Awareness & campaigns

Biobritte always leads the mushroom awareness campaigns and programmes. Biobritte conducted more than 100 mushroom training events and more than 3000 people has visited mushroom farm.

Mushroom Conferences

Biobritte starting scientific conferences series which will be held at Indian and international locations.

Our Leadership

Founder & Director

Mr. Parimal Ramesh Udgave

Education

MSc Biotechnology -Sheffield Hallam University, England, United Kingdom
BSc Agricultural Biotechnology- VNMKV India

Presently also working with

GLG (Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc): Mushroom Consultant and Council Member
TMR Publishing Group : Life Research Journal Reviewer

Work experience

Laboratory Manager: Greenthumb Farms Brunei:
Assistant Professor: Dr. BSKKV University, Dapoli, MH , India

Research Interest

Mushroom Biology, Nano-biotechnology, Agricultural Biotechnology, Soil Toxicity

How we started it

Completed MSc Biotechnology in England

MSc Biotechnology -Sheffield Hallam University, England, UK

Started in Brunei as Laboratory Manager

Previously worked as Laboratory Manager at Greenthumb Farms Brunei. Greenthumb farm is biggest mushroom farm in Brunei which cultivates edible mushrooms and medicinal mushrooms.

Passion & Expertise

He always had interest in growing different type of mushrooms. He worked on medicinal mushrooms while working in GTF. His expertise includes sawdust spawn, grain spawn and liquid spawn. Besides this he was backbone of company's technical work including lab set ups, growing facilities and growing mushrooms in artifical facilities.

Growing Mushrooms using Low Cost technology

Parimal believes in low cost growing of mushrooms. According to him, mushrooms should be cheap and easily available to all economic segement of people. In order to make this mushrooms should be grown at low costs.

Following International Food Safety and Food Hygiene Norms

Biobritte follows highest possible Following International Food Safety and Food Hygiene Norms. Biobritte grows mushrooms with complete organic method. Biobritte owns its own high tech mushroom spawn laboatory along with the biobritte processes these mushrooms in high tech facility. Biobritte provides products which are completely made in house at biobritte. Biobritte specifically follows FSSAI, GMP, HACCP, ISO FSMS 22000, ISO 9001 ruless in order to meet the client rquirements.