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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

Michigan Potato Industry Commission to Release Report on the Potato Industry’s Economic Impact on the State
February 23, 2024

Chipping Potato Capital of the US: Potatoes contribute USD 2.5 Billion to Michigan’s Economy

Michigan-grown spuds deliver a pile of economic activity, generating more than USD 2.5 billion to the state’s GDP and supporting around 21,700 Michigan jobs, according to a report released today by the Michigan Potato Industry Commission.
Perú: precios bajos y malos
February 22, 2024

Perú: precios bajos y malos pronósticos para el sector productivo

Precios bajos en Perú y se espera que bajen aun más en el futuro próximo debido a aumento en la oferta.
International Potato Technology Expo Opens  2024 Edition This Week
February 22, 2024

International Potato Technology Expo Opens 2024 Edition This Week

A leading North American potato event is making its biennial return to Charlottetown’s Eastlink Centre, this week! Thursday and Friday, February 22nd and 23rd
Duane Hill with HRH Princess Royal at Haith Group
February 22, 2024

Haith Group honoured with a royal visit

Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal was in South Yorkshire and visited equipment manufacturer Haith Group
Lays New Sweet & Spicy Honey Flavored Potato Chips
February 21, 2024

LAY'S® Says Hello to Swicy™ with New Sweet & Spicy Honey Flavored Potato Chips and Beloved Reality TV Duo Cameron & Lauren Hamilton

Lay's® debuts of its latest flavor innovation: Lay's® Sweet & Spicy Honey flavored chips.
Ecofrost Belgium Expands Operations in Peruwelz!
February 21, 2024

Ecofrost Belgium Expands French Fries production in Peruwelz!

In a move set to redefine the landscape of frozen food production, Ecofrost Belgium, operating under the banner of Côté C, has announced its investment strategy for Peruwelz, Belgium.

Upcoming Events

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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.
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Propak East Africa 2024

Propak East Africa is the biggest Packaging, Plastics and Print Exhibition in East Africa providing a one-stop-shop for manufacturers, suppliers and end-users across these industry supply chains.
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APPEX 2024

Australasia’s Processing and Packaging Expo is an exhibition that will truly represent all sectors of the industry, including machinery, ancillary equipment, materials and 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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