Potato Europe attracts wide audience
September 11, 2019
Growers, suppliers, grubbing demonstrations - everything to do with potatoes. That is what the latest edition of Potato Europe was all about. This year, this trade show was held in Doornik/Tournai, Belgium on 4 and 5 September.
NEPG estimates upcoming potato harvest on almost 5 years average level
September 10, 2019
The NEPG (North-Western European Potato Growers) estimates the
forecasted potato harvest 2019 between 27 and 27,3 million tons for the
5 leading potato countries. This is 3% more than the 5 years average and
12% more than last year.
Made for sorting potatoes by the grower: the new TOMRA 3A improves on the FPS
September 06, 2019
TOMRA Sorting Food has introduced the TOMRA 3A sensor-based sorting machine for freshly harvested root crops, offering potato growers unrivalled sorting capabilities, dependability, and affordability.
An international fair at the heart of the Belgian potato sector.
September 02, 2019
On 4 and 5 September the international potato fair PotatoEurope 2019 will take place in
Tournai. That the fair continues to grow is demonstrated by the fact that there are almost
20% more exhibitors from 17 different countries.
AVR shows new digging unit at Potato Europe 2019
August 30, 2019
At the upcoming Potato Europe in Kain, Belgium, agricultural machinery manufacturer AVR is presenting its new quick-change digging unit. As of 2020, this option will be available on all 2-row trailed AVR harvesters.
POTATO EUROPE 2019 Expected to be a Real Success!
August 21, 2019
The last potatoes were planted at the end of April at PotatoEurope’s demo site and until the end of May the participation demands continued to come in. With less than three weeks to go, time for an update!
Dewulf to present new options for RA3060, Kwatro and MH series during Potato Europe 2019
August 21, 2019
Dewulf, full-liner in machines for the cultivation of potatoes and root crops, will place particular focus on haulm processing, sieving capacity and roller cleaning during Potato Europe ’19.
Waterleau announcing New Shareholder
August 13, 2019
Waterleau Group NV has successfully executed an important capital increase which secures the ambitious plans of the company for the future.
Getting to the Root of Food Safety in the Potato Industry
July 30, 2019
Sensor-based sorter manufacturer TOMRA offers their insights on the impact of sorting technology on food safety in the Potato Processing Industry
AVR developed new receiving hopper for medium-sized agricultural holdings
July 06, 2019
AVR developed new receiving hopper for medium-sized agricultural holdings
ILVO, HOGENT, TRIAS en Peruaanse boeren en onderzoekers bundelen krachten rond aardappel-TUNTA's
July 05, 2019
ILVO, HOGENT and TRIAS in Belgium are hosting a Peruvian delegation to the Food Pilot (ILVO, Melle, Belgium) to get the production of so-called “tuntas” (freeze dried potatoes) in a small cooperative factory in the Andes.
European Snacks Association Names Dr Rolf Nilges As New President
July 02, 2019
The European Snacks Association (ESA) has elected Intersnack’s Director Research & Development and
External Affairs, Dr Rolf Nilges, as its new President for a two-year term.