Canadian Potato Crop and Harvest Update October 26, 2020
    October 27, 2020
    Potato harvest in Canada is complete in most provinces with the exception of Quebec, according to this final crop report of the season prepared by the United Potato Growers of Canada
    Odisha government seeks renewal of agreement with International Potato Centre
    October 27, 2020
    Even as the State Potato Mission failed to take off due to the lack of direction and apathy of the government to the project, it has expressed it desire to revalidate the contract with the International Potato Centre (CIP) for intensification of potato production.
    Europatat welcomes Romans Vorss as new Technical Affairs Director
    October 27, 2020
    The European Potato Trade Association Europatat has appointed Romans Vorss as the new Technical Affairs Director of the Association, with effect as of 26 October 2020.
    Emsland Webinar: New Waxy Potato Starch Solutions for Snack Products
    October 27, 2020
    Emsland Group’s EMWAXY® is based on high amylopectin potatoes, containing more than 99% amylopectin.
    A Casa Vella triunfa con su apuesta por el mejor producto gallego
    October 26, 2020
    Seguro que se ha fijado y ha comprado más de una vez una bolsa de patatas fritas que llama la atención entre el resto en el supermercado. Su estética vintage atrae visualmente. Y su sabor engancha.
    Retailers still charge higher than govt-set price of potato
    October 23, 2020
    Potato was sold for Tk 42 to Tk 48 a kg in retail markets in the capital yesterday, a day after the government fixed the retail price at Tk 35.
    PepsiCo launched a new line for the production of chips in the Moscow region
    October 23, 2020
    According to the Ministry of Investments, Industry and Science of the Moscow Region, the tenth production line was launched at the PepsiCo enterprise in the Kashirsky District (Frito Lay Manufacturing LLC). It will produce Lay's ® chips. The production capacity of the line is more than 5 thousand tons of finished products per year.
    Mikesell's Snack Food Company adds new flavors to their lineup
    October 23, 2020
    Two new flavors are being added to Mikesell's Snack Food Company's potato chip line up: Salt & Lime and Pepperoni Pizza Puffcorn.
    South Africa Has Seen a Massive Surge in Potato Prices in Recent Months
    October 23, 2020
    Since mid-June, potato prices have been on average 46% higher than in the same period last year. In four months, the average market price of a 10kg
    bag has rocketed from below R35 to R83.
    Schenck Process to Acquire Baker Perkins
    October 23, 2020
    Schenck Process Group (SPG) has reached an agreement to acquire Baker Perkins, a leading global supplier of food processing equipment and aftermarket services for the bakery, confectionery, biscuit, cookie and cracker, breakfast cereal, and pet food end-markets.
    India resumes import of potatoes from Bhutan
    October 23, 2020
    India on Saturday threw open its domestic market for certain agricultural commodities including potatoes from Bhutan.
    tna connects: new virtual learning hub brings expert-led insights to global stage
    October 23, 2020
    Global food processing and packaging solutions specialist, tna, is launching an all-new virtual platform; tna Connects, to provide the food manufacturing community with a go-to destination for insight, innovation, and inspiration.