Idaho Steel, Reyco and Kiremko: Partners for Decades
August 03, 2020
Three well-known companies in the potato industry, three identities, one brand. Idaho Steel, Reyco and Kiremko have been strategic partners for decades.
It’s going to be a harvest with plenty of clods…
July 28, 2020
Throughout last spring we were dealing with historically poor soil structure in Western Europe, with clods as hard as concrete. Will harvests of potato and onion reflect this? The chances of that seem high, so what can you do to keep clods out of your storage?
Jonge Boeren Programma krijgt virtueel vervolg tijdens Aardappeldemodag Online
July 16, 2020
De eerste editie van het Jonge Boeren Programma tijdens Aardappeldemodag 2018 was meteen een groot succes. Twee jaar na deze speciaal voor jonge boeren georganiseerde bijeenkomst onder de noemer ‘biertje-bitterbal-bedrijfsovername’, krijgt het programmaonderdeel, vanwege de maatregelen rondom het coronavirus, op 19 augustus een virtueel vervolg op Aardappeldemodag Online.
New state-of-the-art fully automated high-rise cold-storage facility at City Terminal Rotterdam
July 15, 2020
Kloosterboer will begin the construction of a new state-of-the-art fully automated multi-customer high-rise cold-storage facility with a storage capacity of 60,000 pallets in Rotterdam. The building will be finished in January of 2022.
Tummers Newest peeler offers the lowest cost of ownership
July 15, 2020
Tummers Food Processing Solutions have recently unveiled their latest development in the market, a steam peeler, with a total cost of ownership that is lower than any other peeler available. The peel loss of this machine is comparable with the result of other peelers on the market, but at lower operational costs and a lower steam consumption.
NEPG: Slight rise in European potato acreage, uncertain outlook for markets
July 15, 2020
The North-Western European Potato Growers (NEPG) estimates that the area for consumption potatoes in North-Western Europe increased with 0,5% compared with last year and is estimated at 621,148 hectares.
Tummers Compact E²E-Condenser reduces nuisance of steam peeling process
July 15, 2020
Tummers Food Processing Solutions has developed the ‘E²E-Condenser’, a unit that redirects the emission of steam peeling machines, allowing energy to be recovered for use elsewhere in the production.
Avebe today announced the final campaign price of 76.50 euros per ton of potatoes to its members.
July 15, 2020
Dutch Potato Starch Manufacturer Avebe recently announced the final campaign price of 76.50 euros per ton of potatoes to its members.
From 'ridge' to 'bed' – the next step in HZPC potato innovation
June 25, 2020
Increasing food security in areas that are hard to access. This is one of the ideas behind an important potato innovation by HZPC: hybrid potato breeding.
Sormac Inc. US website launch
June 02, 2020
Sormac launches a new website for the American market. As of today, people from the United States can use the website for all the information they need and for questions, service requests, and contacts.
Lamb Weston / Meijer expands its production of potato flakes
May 28, 2020
Recently the international manufacturer of processed potato products Lamb Weston / Meijer announced to expand its business in order to meet the worldwide increased demand for potato flakes.
Unique robot helps HZPC in the fight against diseases
May 26, 2020
HZPC is employing the services of a specialized robot in its fight against potato diseases and viruses within its breeding program.
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