Expanding Potato cultivation on Sumatra, Indonesia cause for environmental concerns
mei 08, 2023Expanding cultivation of potatoes on Indonesia’s Sumatra Island infringes on Kerinci Seblat National Park, the largest protected area on Sumatra and one of the last refuges of the Sumatran tiger, Sumatran elephant and the Sunda clouded leopard.
PepsiCo Launches Crop Intelligence Model for India in Collaboration with Cropin
april 11, 2023PepsiCo India, through its brand 'Lay’s', announced a crop and plot-level predictive intelligence model to help farmers maximize potato yields coupled with quality via functional dashboards on user-friendly mobile apps.
Global Hospitality Providers Head To Dubai As Regional Industry Plans Multi-Billion Investments
april 06, 2023Major worldwide players will gather in Dubai this May (23-25 May) at The Hotel Show – the undisputed flagship for, and gateway to, the Middle East’s multi-billion-dollar hospitality industry
Rivulis announces completion of the acquisition of Jain Irrigation’s International Irrigation Business
april 04, 2023Rivulis Pte. Ltd. announced that it has received full regulatory approval for the acquisition of multiple overseas subsidiaries which comprise the International Irrigation Business of Jain Irrigation.
Indian government approves trials of GM Disease Resistant Potatoes & Fortified Bananas
april 02, 2023After mustard, India will undertake trials of two other genetically modified (GM) food crops, bananas and potatoes, perhaps ushering in a new era of biotech-enhanced farming.
Frost causes heavy damage to potato, vegetable crops in north India
januari 24, 2023Potato farmers in the northern parts of the country have suffered heavy crop losses due to ground frost owing to the fall in temperatures in the last week.
Japan’s newest potato chip flavor: Convenience store fried chicken
november 17, 2022There are all sorts of ways Japanese convenience stores earn the "convenient" part of their name. They’ve got branches all over, for example, so you’re hardly ever more than a short walk away from one.
Xiaoping Lu retires as Director of the International Potato Center-China Center (CCCAP)
november 03, 2022The World Potato Congress Inc.'s Board of Directors Congratulates Mr. Xiaoping Lu, their WPC International Advisor, upon his retirement from the International Potato Center-China Center for Asia Pacific (CCCAP).
Gulfood Manufacturing 2022 set to tackle global food system challenges and power ground-breaking innovation
september 26, 2022Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) announced its leading global trade fair, Gulfood Manufacturing, will take place from 8-10 November 2022. Showcasing new global products, solutions and technologies across the food and beverage value chain
CIP fomenta una mayor producción de papas y oportunidades inclusivas en Georgia
september 20, 2022La papa es un pilar de la dieta georgiana, se come casi a diario y se utiliza en platos tradicionales como kartopilis kinkali (albóndigas de papa). Los georgianos consumen un promedio de 55 kg de papas al año.