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Potato harvesting of the test plots of Solynta in full swing!
september 28, 2023Here is a sneak peek into one of the many test fields Solynta is currently harvesting. They will be assessing the quality of the tubers, tuber size, dry matter composition, taste, robustness and many other important traits per variety.
Potatoes are getting cheaper in Moldova, due to import from the Ukraine
september 28, 2023Since last week, the level of wholesale prices for potatoes began to decline on the Moldovan market; the product fell in price by an average of 14% to 6 LEI0/kg (USD 0.33/kg).
Ag sensor company HarvestEye appoints Harry Tinson as its new general manager
september 27, 2023Crop Insights tool HarvestEye has announced the appointment of Harry Tinson as its new general manager, bringing to the team expertise in global B2B sales from across the engineering and transport sectors.
Aardappel coöperatie Agrico neemt de pootgoed-activiteiten van Royal ZAP over
september 27, 2023Agrico neemt de pootgoed-activiteiten van Royal ZAP over. Met deze overname zet Agrico een stap in groei van haar areaal om aan de vraag te kunnen voldoen.
Start growing your own nitrogen
september 27, 2023Four studies released from 2019 to 2023 by the University of Illinois show that on average, 67% of nitrogen found in corn comes from sources occurring in the soil. Researchers labeled nitrogen fertilizers applied with N15 to identify naturally occurring nitrogen vs. synthetic nitrogen.
McCain Foods has launched a new podcast, the 'Hot Potato', stressing the importance of regenerative agriculture
september 26, 2023Potato processor McCain Foods has launched a new podcast, 'Hot Potato'. This inspirational series explains what regenerative agriculture in and why it is important. You learn where the food industry is heading and why a transition to sustainable farming is required to prevent climate change. Collaboration is essential to get this done.
Exploring new markets with Quik’s Quality Potatoes
september 23, 2023Over two years ago, Dutch family business Quik’s Quality Potatoes decided to invest in a new Eqraft packing line for their fresh potato department.
World Potato Congress Inc. welcomes Blair Richardson as a Board Member.
september 23, 2023The World Potato Congress appoints Blair Richardson, President and CEO of Potatoes USA to the WPC board.
Potatoes with the right antennas: Origin of novel broad resistance to late blight found in wild potato relatives
september 23, 2023All over the world, huge quantities of crop protection agents are sprayed to control potato blight (Phytophthora infestans). European researchers find out more on the ongoing battle between the plant and its invader.