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Mission

PotatoPro intends to make the information you need if you are active in the potato industry accessible - no matter how you access it (phone, desktop, ?) We have made it our mission to offer ever MORE information about the global potato sector and make the information you need EASIER and FASTER to find!

Potato Industry News

Agrico Rebuilding Potato Ukraine
February 20, 2024

Agrico: Rebuilding Potato Ukraine

Agrico's project 'Rebuilding Potato Ukraine' is funded by the Ukraine Partnership Facility (UPF), a program from the Netherlands Enterprise Agency commissioned by the Netherlands’ Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Potato cooperative Agrico to acquire The Potato Company (TPC) to expand its acreage and sales channels
February 20, 2024

Potato cooperative Agrico to acquire The Potato Company (TPC) to expand its acreage and sales channels

Potato cooperative Agrico has announced that it intends to acquire the seed potato activities of The Potato Company (TPC).
Brasil: precios altos tras el carnaval, importación continua
February 20, 2024

Brasil: precios altos tras el carnaval, importación continua

Precios en Brasil se mantienen al alza pese a una demanda debil. La importación desde Argentina se mantiene constante.
Southern Fabrication Works (SFW) Named Exclusive Distributor of PIP Products in the Americas!
February 19, 2024

Southern Fabrication Works Named Exclusive Distributor of PIP Products in the Americas!

Southern Fabrication Works (SFW) has announced its selection as the exclusive distribution partner for PIP in the Americas!
Applications for Sponsorship to attend World Potato Congress, Adelaide, Australia are now open.
February 19, 2024

Applications for Sponsorship to attend World Potato Congress, Adelaide, Australia are now open.

The World Potato Congress Inc, (WPC), is an organization committed to the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Sustainability Goals, the objectives of which include improving food security and nutrition for all and to find new and better ways to promote sustainable agriculture. 
Gerard Backx, CEO of Royal HZPC Group
February 19, 2024

Solid result Royal HZPC Group and announcement of change CEO

Potato breeding company Royal HZPC Group expects to achieve a similar result for the financial year 2023 / 2024 (July - June) as the year 2022 / 2023. 

Upcoming Events

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The International Potato Technology Expo 2024

The International Potato Technology Expo has been the biennial international event for over 20 years and has proven to be a highly successful convention that centers around all facets of the potato industry be it from seed, to soil, to growing, to harvesting – and everything in between.
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AFFI-CON 2024

AFFI-CON is the premier business event for frozen food and beverage makers, industry suppliers and logistical partners and takes place at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego. It brings together over 500 companies and 1,500+ attendees in a single location, allowing them to meet one-on-one to discuss current and future business opportunities. The focus of this event is networking and getting business done. The average attendee will have 40+ private business meetings that will lay the foundation for their year. If you operate in the frozen food supply chain, AFFI-CON is business imperative!
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2024 Ontario Potato Conference and Trade Show

The annual Ontario Potato Conference and Trade Show will be held on Thursday, February 29, 2024 in Delta Hotel & Conference Center, Guelph, Ontario, Canada.
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AAHAR - The International Food & Hospitality Fair 2024

AAHAR - The International Food & Hospitality Fair is a flagship B2B event organized by India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO), the premier trade promotion body of the Government of India. The 38th edition of the event will be organised from March 7-11, 2024 at the iconic venue of Pragati Maidan (New Delhi). AAHAR is one of Asia's best known brands in Food & Hospitality shows. The show has grown by leaps & bounds in recent years and is today the well known destination for global vendors and sourcing professionals
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CFIA Rennes 2024

CFIA Rennes 2024, an unmissable event in the food industry for over 26 years, the CFIA Rennes is back for a new edition! See you on 12, 13 and 14 March 2024 for the 27th edition of the show. With this in mind, industry professionals will gather in the first European agri-food region to discover the latest trends and innovations for the first French industrial sector.
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Australasia’s Processing and Packaging Expo (APPEX) 2024

APPEX, Australia’s premier Processing and Packaging Expo, Previously known as AUSPACK is coming to the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre from 12–15 March 2024. APPEX 2024 is set to be Australia’s largest event in the country for manufacturing, retail and distribution to source the latest in machinery, equipment, materials & packaging, food processing and industry services.

What’s New on PotatoPro

Statistics section now contains agricultural statistics for 2022

We just updated the agricultural statistics for countries with the latest information available in the FAO database, 2022.

We are live!

The newly updated version of PotatoPro is now live, slightly delayed due to some technical issues we had to deal with. Expect some further updates and finetuning in the upcoming weeks. If you come across issues that are not working as expected, we would appreciate to hear from you.

Announcements

We are introducing this 'announcement' section to keep you informed of the new features that we are introducing on a regular basis

Potato Varieties

Lady Rosetta

Atlantic
Lady Rosetta (LR) is the potato variety with red skin, round, uniform tuber with relatively shallow for crisp quality production, either fresh or from storage. This variety is majorly used in the potato chips manufacturing around the world.
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Lady Rosetta

goldrush

Lady Rosetta (LR) is the potato variety with red skin, round, uniform tuber with relatively shallow for crisp quality production, either fresh or from storage. This variety is majorly used in the potato chips manufacturing around the world.

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