Category Archives: truffle market and marketing

Black truffle prices and volumes in Spain and France season 2018-19


Last truffle season is Spain was pretty good in volumes, growers enjoyed although prices drop quite a bit from last year. So growers with irrigation harvested similar quantities but sold their product a much less price. If Spain harvested last … Continue reading

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How the 2017-18 season of black truffle has been in Spain and France?


  It’s been more than a month since we officially finished the black truffle season in Spain in March 15th. Again it has been the worst I remember, like last year. The figure makes the typical picture, with low prices … Continue reading

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How 2017 black truffle season has gone in the Southern Hemisphere?


TRUFFLE FARMING IN AUSTRALIA The Australian harvest has been quite impressive, even the driest winter in some areas and warmest in early winter, but it looks truffles were not affected and growers are watering well. Feedback from growers was extremely good across the … Continue reading

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Bookings open for the new editions of the Barcelona Truffle Tour


We just have new dates for the coming editions of the only 2 truffle growing seminars in english language we will organize in Barcelona: 11th-16th december 2017  and  12th -17th february 2018 One of the features this year is the workshop about … Continue reading

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How 2016/17 black truffle season has gone in France & Spain?


In France producers and traders estimate for the 2016/17 harvest the volume of French truffle production to represent 30 tonnes of Tuber melanosporum and 25 tonnes of Tuber aestivum var uncinatum and mesentericum. A half-tinted campaign (44.8 tons for 2015/16), which … Continue reading

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New standards to market truffles in Europe


It has just been published the new standards to market and quality control of fresh truffles, not including truffles to be processed for industry. You can download the full document in the next link: NORME CEE-ONU FFV-53 concernant la commercialisation et le contrôle … Continue reading

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How last truffle season has been in the southern hemisphere?


Australia is becoming a large stakeholder of black truffle world wide market. With over 13 tones of black truffles produced last season, from which have been marketed over 9 tones. East coast prices have been high, around AU$1500 a kg … Continue reading

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2016 MANJIMUP AGM & CONFERENCE SEPTEMBER 9, 10 & 11


The Australian Truffle Growers Association will host its annual meeting this year 2016 in MANJIMUP AGM & CONFERENCE SEPTEMBER 9, 10 & 11: ´Commercialising the Australian Truffle Industry’ See details of speakers and programme here: http://trufflegrowers.com.au/2016-conference-speakers/ Looks great. Looking forward to … Continue reading

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Barcelona Truffle Tour new edition


Just let you know that we are organizing 2 new editions of our truffle growing seminars in Barcelona, Spain. These will be done in mid december and early february during the black truffle season. Note this workshop is thought for … Continue reading

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How 2015-16 truffle season has gone in Spain?


Last 2015 summer was extremely hot plus a heavy dought during winter time. In Barcelona the driest winter since 2014! So season has been bad. In Catalonia really bad and in other areas like Castellon or Teruel could say a … Continue reading

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