Georgia bans the import of potato from Turkey citing potato wart risks
March 22, 2018
Georgia’s Ministry of Environment Protection and Agriculture stated that they have banned potato imports from Turkey until July, 2018 to eliminate the spread of 'potato cancer' on Georgian territory.
The International Potato Center opens representation in Tbilisi, Geogia
October 15, 2017
The International Potato Center (CIP) opened its representation in Tbilisi, Georgia on October 11.
Potato Growers Georgia harvest enough potatoes to reach 100 percent self-sufficiency
October 10, 2017
Georgia is reducing its dependency on potato imports as this year local farmers harvested enough to meet the needs of the local market.
KFC now also in Georgia
January 26, 2015
KFC opened the doors to its first restaurant in Georgia on December 25th, 2014 in the capitol city of Tbilisi.
April 15, 2013
On April 5, USAID Mission Director Stephen Haykin distributed emergency-funded seed potato in the villages of Ghulelebi and Simonaantkhevi– two of the six communities in Dusheti and Tianeti municipalities which sustained severe damage in a July 2012 ha...
April 17, 2012
The Wendy’s Company recently announced an agreement with The Wissol Group to develop 25 restaurants in Georgia and the Republic of Azerbaijan over the next 10 years.