Ramban’s high altitude areas to emerge as major potato seed producers
December 01, 2023High-altitude areas of district Ramban like Gool, Mahu Mangit and Sanasar could become major potato seed producer areas and make the local farmers self-sufficient.
Newtec to Exhibit Brand New Weighing Machine at Potato Expo 2024
November 30, 2023Newtec has announced its presence at the Potato Expo 2024, scheduled from January 10 to 11 in Austin Convention Center.
Egyptian processing potatoes were an important source for European factories from February to May
November 30, 2023Yassen Abdelhay, export advisor at Arafa Group, reports on the crucial period for European factories from February to May 2023, and how Egyptian producers played a key role during this phase.
PEI Potato Industry Recognizes Ray Keenan, others at Awards Banquet
November 30, 2023The 2023 PEI Potato Industry Awards Banquet was held in Charlottetown and four very deserving members of the industry were recognized at the event.
McCain Foods launches new subsidiary, Presia Ag Insights, focused on potato yield forecasting, harvest time optimization and enhancement of on-farm sustainability practices
November 30, 2023McCain Foods has announced the launch of Presia Ag Insights ("Presia").
Agrico Ukraine and Ukrainian Institute of Potato Research Tackle Challenges of the Seed Potato Industry in the Country
November 30, 2023After Potatodays in the Netherlands, Agrico Ukraine together with Ukrainian Institute of Potato Research initiated a round table to discuss challenges in seed potato production in Ukraine.
Agrico and Agrico PSA to expand their seed potato activities in Tanzania
November 29, 2023By signing the distribution agreement with Fraxen Consult Ltd, Agrico seed potatoes will be exported to small-scale farmers in Tanzania later this year.
España: sequía afecta el cultivo de patatas
November 29, 2023Una gran sequía azota a España. Las Islas Baleares son la región menos afectada, en el sur de la España continental la incertidumbre es total.
UTIA PhD Student Bioengineers Potato Plant to Detect Gamma Radiation
November 29, 2023PhD student Rob Sears engineered the potato plant, also known as a phytosensor, to indicate high radiation levels through changing leaf fluorescence.
Costa Rica: productores muy molestos con la gestión del actual ministro de agricultura
November 29, 2023En Costa Rica representantes del sector agrícola invitan al ministro de Agricultura a retirarse por mala gestión.