PhD. Sung Jae Mo

1944: Born in Buyeo Gun ChungNam Province, Korea.

1970: Agricultural Science, Korea National University. B.S

1979: Plant Pathology, Washington State University, USA. M.S

1985: Plant Pathology, Chung Nam University. PhD.

1970 - 1984: Rural Development Administration, Korea, Dept. of Plant Pathology

1984 - 2009: Professor of Dept. of Agricultural Biology, Kangwon National University

2009 - Current: Director of Mushtech Cordyceps Institute Emeritus of Kangwon National Unversity Mushtech Co., Ltd. Principal Resercher

Author of: Mushroom Study, Kangwon Mushroom, The Insects-Born Fungus of Korea (Cordyceps of Korea)

PhD. Sung Jae Mo is a Korean Bio-Agricultural scientist most famous for the Cordyceps study and research in the world. Thanks to his life time research of Cordyceps; and his patent biotechnology of Artificial Cultivation, families with limited budgets can now have access to highly nutritious 100% Organic Cordyceps at a reasonable cost.


Korea Mushroom Man of the Year June 14, 2012

Award merits PhD. Sung Jae Mo for inventing the technology for utilizing brown rice to culture cordyceps

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Technology Innovation Award May 19, 2000

Award merits PhD. Sung Jae Mo for inventing the technology for utilizing isolated spore to form fruiting body of cordyceps.

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Dae San Rual Culture Award Oct 2, 1999

Award merits PhD. Sung Jae Mo for invention of Cordyceps Liquid Spawn Incubation. This is the highest award for agriculture field.

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Agricultural Technology Award July 10, 1998

Award merits PhD Sung Jae Mo for invention of biotechnology to convert Solid Spawn into Liquid Spawn, and spreading the technology and spawn to government and famers.

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