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CIP technicians harvest Matilde potatoes

The Future of Food is Wild: The story behind the CIP-Matilde potato variety

October 14, 2021
Climate change is making it harder for farmers to grow enough food to feed their families. A new potato variety called CIP-Matilde, developed by the International Potato Center (CIP) with support from the Crop Trust.
Interpom 2021: Let’s reconnect the potato chain!

Interpom 2021: Lets reconnect the potato chain!

October 14, 2021
After more than 2 years, the first major international meeting platform for the potato chain will finally see the light of day: on Sunday 28, 29, and 30 November 2021, INTERPOM will be opening its doors in Kortrijk Xpo. At last, the potato professionals will be able to meet each other again!
Wendy's introduces 'Hot & Crispy Guarantee' for its french fries in the United States

Wendy's introduces 'Hot & Crispy Guarantee' for its french fries in the United States

October 13, 2021
Wendy's is taking a stand against cold and soggy fry disappointment from industry competitors with the introduction of a new Hot and Crispy Fry Guarantee. Reinvented Hot and Crispy Fries are a cut above the competition, preferred nearly 2:1 to McDonald's French Fries in a national taste test
World Potato Congress Inc. Webinar - November 11, 2021 at 9:00 a.m.

WPC Webinar: Basics of irrigation for processing potatoes and irrigation scheduling

October 12, 2021
World Potato Congress Inc. Webinar - November 11, 2021, at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time with Netafim's Yechiam Gets, Crop Model Agronomist Presenting 'Basics of irrigation for processing potatoes and irrigation scheduling.'
KFC Japan runs out of french fries

KFC Japan suspends French fry sales as global logistics breaks down

October 12, 2021
No doubt the mouths of KFC fans were watering as they made their way to the chain’s branches in Japan last weekend. Unfortunately, many of them had to walk away with less than the full fried satisfaction they’d been hoping when they found out KFC ran out of French fries.
HZPC reports on positives after challenging corona year

Seed potato company HZPC reports on positives after challenging COVID-19 year

October 12, 2021
Seed Potato company HZPC realized that the financial year 2020/2021 would be difficult. Last year, the potato distributor was operating in a global economic recession.
Anuga presents the top food innovations of 2021

Anuga presents the top food innovations of 2021

October 11, 2021
67 products have made it onto the exhibition area of the Anuga taste Innovation Show. The international food and drinks industry will once again be meeting up at Anuga in Cologne from 9 to 13 October 2021.
McCain Foods Tasmania installs Pulsemaster PEF-tech innovation, reduces water use by more than 100,000 litres per day

McCain Foods Tasmania installs Pulsemaster PEF-tech innovation, reduces water use by more than 100,000 litres per day

October 09, 2021
McCain Foods has installed proprietary world-leading technology in the form of a Pulsed Electric Field (PEF) generator, as part of the company’s latest upgrade to its Smithton plant in Tasmania.
Lamb Weston Reports Fiscal First Quarter 2022 Results; Updates Fiscal Year 2022 Outlook

Potato Processor Lamb Weston Reports Fiscal First Quarter 2022 Results.

October 08, 2021
Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: LW) announced its fiscal first-quarter 2022 results.
The Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association Launches website highlighting farmer-led water quality initiatives

The Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association highlights farmer-led water quality initiatives with new website

October 07, 2021
The Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association (WPVGA) have launched FarmersForCleanWater.com, a new website to showcase farmer-led water quality initiatives

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