Potato News from the Netherlands
Offering faster prospects for potato growers in uncertain times
November 25, 2022
Now that growers and managers can meet again in person, serious concerns are being shared by AVEBE Potato growers. That is the conclusion of Members’ Council member Annelous Groenwold and Agro Director Arjan de Rooij.
Lamb Weston launches Sergio Herman's Atelier-Frites for the catering segment
November 24, 2022
Lamb Weston is launching a new potato product in the Netherlands and Belgium in collaboration with Sergio Herman: Atelier-Frites . The product is intended for chefs who want to serve french fries of the same high quality as their meat, fish or vegetarian dishes.
In the Netherlands, 7 supermarkets sign up for 100% robust potatoes in an organic range
November 19, 2022
In the Netherlands, 31 parties in the table potato chain sign a covenant in which they commit to switch completely to organic robust potato varieties, including 7 supermarkets.
FAM, Stumabo and Kiremko start global partnership focused on industrial potato cutting
November 16, 2022
Kiremko, manufacturer of turnkey potato processing lines and FAM Stumabo, worldwide known for their progressive industrial potato cutting solutions and innovative shapes produced through hydrocutting systems, have entered a long-term global partnership.
Agrico presents nine new potato varieties at its variety show
November 13, 2022
On 10 and 11 November, Agrico held its annual variety and seedling show at Agrico Research in Bant. During the show no fewer than nine new varieties were presented.
Greydanus takes steps to make its potato washing process more automated and sustainable
November 09, 2022
Ten years ago, Greydanus invested in a complete water purifying system for washing potatoes using purified water. As a result, this Dutch potato wholesaler uses much less water.
Joost van Regteren joins Solynta as Chief Commercial Officer
November 05, 2022
In this new position, Joost will be responsible for the downstream part of Solynta, leading product management, commercial and go to market strategies.
HZPC Potato Days 2022: No Time To Waste for future-proof potato growing
October 31, 2022
On 9, 10 and 11 November, HZPC will open its doors in Joure – and online – to anyone with a passion for potatoes. During Potato Days 2022, they will discuss the challenges of food security and sustainability, now and in the future.
Tolsma Grisnich helps you make your potato storage ventilation cost-effective
October 31, 2022
Ventilation costs a lot of electricity and has become pricey now that energy prices are going through the roof. One stroke of luck is that the latest generation of fans is much more energy efficient.
The benefits of potato ingredients in pet food
October 19, 2022
Duynie Ingredients is part of Duynie Group. Europe’s largest company active in the valorisation of co-products. Within Duynie Group, they have more than 50 years of experience in taking care of potato products.