Signing ceremony between Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) and Green System Pakistan Pvt Limited
    October 09, 2020
    Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) will Produce Two Million Disease-Resistant Potato Potato Tubers Using Tissue Culture Technology
    Lamb Weston Reports Fiscal First Quarter 2021 Results; Provides Update for Second Quarter of Fiscal Year 2021
    October 08, 2020
    Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: LW) announced today its fiscal first quarter 2021 results and provided a business update for the second quarter of fiscal 2021.
    SNAC International Announces New Date for SNAXPO 2021
    October 08, 2020
    SNAC International, the leading international trade association for the snack industry, today announced SNAXPO, the most valued trade show and convention devoted exclusively to the international snacking industry, will be held August 22-24, 2021 in Charlotte.
    McCain Foods opens potato storage facility in Tasmania
    October 07, 2020
    A storage facility capable of storing 11,000 tonnes of potatoes has opened in Burnie, Tasmania. The facility, which can hold 9,000 tonnes in cold-storage long term as well as a further 2,000 tonnes in short term storage, is run by McCain.
    Study Shows More US Households are Purchasing Potatoes
    October 07, 2020
    US Fresh potato sales increased significantly from July 2019 through June 2020, and so did the number of households buying potatoes. Eighty-eight percent of households purchased potatoes on an average of 10 times during the 52-week period.
    Lutosa rebranding emphasizes worldwide ambition
    October 07, 2020
    Lutosa is a proud Belgian Brand, selling its Belgian Fries and a wide range of additional potato products to no less than 136 countries. No less than 94% of its production is exported.
    ParmCrisps Launches Plant-Based, Dairy-Free Cheese Crisps
    October 06, 2020
    ParmCrisps, the nutritionally on-trend snack brand, has once again broken through the confines of the cracker category. The brand is eager to announce its newest line, Plant-Based ParmCrisps, made from 100% dairy-free cheese.
    HZPC closes eventful year with a healthy result
    October 06, 2020
    The 2019/2020 financial year has been eventful in many respects for seed potato supplier HZPC. Despite the consequences of COVID-19, the company has had an operationally successful season. The coming season, however, may well be more of a challenge.
    Fairfields Farm Set to Supply Leading Meal Kit Player, HelloFresh
    October 06, 2020
    Essex potato grower, Fairfields Farm, is excited to announce that it will be supplying HelloFresh with its low carbon footprint potatoes from October.
    HZPC organizes Potato Days Live
    October 06, 2020
    The Potato Days are a well-known event in the potato sector. Every year in November the event is organized by various companies, including potato breeder HZPC. Also this year. Wednesday November Ath 2020 is the day. That day the Potato Days Live will take place at HZPC's partners’ homes. The theme is Let's connect!
    Snack and Potato Processing Lines Expert Rosenqvists Food Technologies expands Sales Team
    October 06, 2020
    Anticipating a positive future for the food industry, Snack and Potato Processing Line Expert Rosenqvists Food Technologies continues to invest in its sales team. A Sales Manager and an Area Sales Manager have been appointed.
    Rick Peters, vegetable pathologist with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada in Charlottetown, says scab is increasing on P.E.I. because of changing weather patterns. (Kirk Pennell/CBC)
    October 06, 2020
    Two research scientists on P.E.I. have spent their summer trying to grow a better potato, more resistant to scab and greening, which are both costly problems for potato growers.