Jersey Royal Company reduces labour costs by investing in Haith destoners for its potato packing operations
August 05, 2019
The largest potato grower, packer and marketer of Jersey Royal new potatoes has seen a significant reduction in labour costs after investing in three Haith destoners for its potato packing operations
CIP Trustee Elected Head Of Un Agriculture Agency
July 02, 2019
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) announced on 23 June 2019 that Qu Dongyu has been elected its new Director-General.
Alemania: Día de la Patata Temprana 2019
June 19, 2019
El pasado 6 de junio de 2019 tuvo lugar la cita anual del Día de la Patata Temprana en la empresa Maurer Parat en la localidad de Dirmstein, en la región alemana del Palatinado.
Demand is high for new potatoes
June 04, 2019
The potato campaign continues to be quite surprising as demand for new potatoes is also very lively and prices are good.
Florida potato harvest begins
February 07, 2019
Florida's potato harvest has kicked off and growers are happy with conditions during the growing season thus far.
Traditional baby potato auction South Australia brings in a record AUD 39.000
October 30, 2018
The annual auction of new season baby potatoes in South Australia, brought in a record AU$39.000. Proceeds of the auction are donated to the Little Heroes Foundation, a charity supporting children living with cancer and serious illness.
Arizona Red Potatoes available from May 10th from Pinto Creek
May 03, 2018
Potandon Produce L.L.C., the exclusive marketing agent for Pinto Creek Co., LLC in Eloy, Arizona, has announced that its fresh potato season will begin on Thursday, May 10th, 2018.
MountainKing potatoes has started the harvest of its Texas New Crop Reds
April 24, 2018
MountainKing Potatoes, a leading grower of table potatoes in the United States, has started the harvest of its Texas New Crop Reds, one of the company’s top sellers now available for retail grocers.
Latest ever planting of early potatoes in Northern Ireland due to poor weather
April 05, 2018
This year has seen the latest ever planting of early potatoes in Northern Ireland as farmers battle poor weather conditions, according to industry leaders.
Potato Industry of Malta continues to decline
April 04, 2018
Over a decade, Potato Exports from Malta fell from 7,200 tonnes in 2004 crop to just 3,100 tonnes in 2014, a massive 56% drop.