Potatoes are grown all over Norway, including in the most northern county Finnmark, despite its latitude of 70 N

Common varieties grown in Norway are Saturna, Asterix, Mandel, Folva and Beate.

Like in most countries, the size of the farms has increased significantly, although they are still relatively small for European standards.

Agricultural Statistics Norway
Potato Production in 2017 :314500.00tonnesOfficial data
Potato Yield in 2017 :269841.00hg/haCalculated data
Potato Area Harvested in 2017 :11655.00haOfficial data
Potato Production in 2016 :363200.00tonnesOfficial data
Potato Yield in 2016 :303375.00hg/haCalculated data
Potato Area Harvested in 2016 :11972.00haOfficial data
Potato Production in 2015 :305200.00tonnesOfficial data
Consumption Statistics Norway
Potatoes (Fresh and Processed) , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 2011:55.50kg/capita/yearPotatoes (Fresh and Processed)
Sweet Potatoes , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 2011:0.09kg/capita/yearSweet Potatoes
Potatoes (Fresh and Processed) , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 2010:57.48kg/capita/yearPotatoes (Fresh and Processed)
Sweet Potatoes , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 2010:0.08kg/capita/yearSweet Potatoes
Potatoes (Fresh and Processed) , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 2009:59.98kg/capita/yearPotatoes (Fresh and Processed)
Sweet Potatoes , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 2009:0.05kg/capita/yearSweet Potatoes
Potatoes (Fresh and Processed) , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 2008:67.16kg/capita/yearPotatoes (Fresh and Processed)
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