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Frito-Lay Launches Industrially Compostable Bags with Off The Eaten Path Brand
September 23, 2021
Breakthrough Food Packaging Technology Offers Consumers a Positive Choice as part of pep+ (PepsiCo Positive) Strategic End-to-End Transformation with Sustainability at the Center
Tasteful Selections introduces 100 percent recyclable and compostable paper packaging
September 22, 2021
Tasteful Selections®, leading the bite-size potato category in innovation and sustainability is pleased to announce the limited launch of its new 100-percent plastic-free, recyclable and compostable packaging.
September rain Prince Edward Island may be 'too much of a good thing' for potatoes
September 21, 2021
With more than twice as much rain as normal for September already on Prince Edward Island, there are some concerns it may be getting too wet for the potato crop.
Pakistan university: Dried Potato Can Be Cheaper Energy Source In Animal Feed
September 20, 2021
The University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) scientists found that dried potato can successfully be used as a cheaper energy source in animal feed formulation and can be added up to 30 percent in ruminant concentrate without any negative effect
Launching new sweet potato line and earth-friendly packaging options for potatoes
September 18, 2021
Progressive Produce grows, packs and ships a wide variety of year-round produce, farming thousands of acres throughout North and South America.
Is potato milk the most sustainable dairy alternative yet?
September 05, 2021
There’s no escaping plant-based milk in the 21st century. In the United Kingdom, nearly a quarter of British people now consume plant-based milk. Entering into this market is a new plant-based milk, claiming to be the most sustainable dairy alternative yet: potato milk.
EGG Microtubers receive PotatoEurope’s Golden Innovation Award
September 02, 2021
During a special award ceremony on Wednesday, September 1st, a professional jury awarded the PotatoEurope Gold Innovation Award to the Microtubers of E Green Global (EGG).
Yara acquires Finnish Ecolan to expand its organic fertilizer business
September 01, 2021
Yara Suomi Oy announced today the acquisition of Ecolan Oy, a Finnish producer of recycled fertilizers. This is Yara’s first acquisition in the organic fertilizer segment.
Barnana® Snacks Introduces Organic Plantain Crisps
August 25, 2021
Barnana’s new flaky, layered Organic Plantain Crisps are unlike any chip on the market. Savory, not sweet because they are made from green plantains, they come in two flavors: Sea Salt and Garlic.
PepsiCo México selects CropX technology to help its potato producers become environmentally sustainable
August 25, 2021
By collaborating with CropX, PepsiCo México can now help potato growers in Latin America improve farm input application efficiency and become environmentally sustainable, providing its growers with CropX data-driven farm management solutions.
Update on the 2021 Potato Crop in Canada (per August 19)
August 21, 2021
The potato crop in Canada in mid-August appears to have good potential in many - though not all - regions to meet the needs of industry and to rebound after reductions.