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PotatoEurope 2022: Focus on direct farm sales

PotatoEurope 2022: Focus on direct farm sales

August 09, 2022
PotatoEurope 2022 will be taking place on 7 and 8 September 2022 at the Rittergut Bockerode estate in Springe-Mittelrode near Hanover, Germany.
Potato cultivation in Peru.

FAO supports Peru to establish an 'International Potato Day'

August 08, 2022
This initiative seeks to raise awareness about the importance of this Andean tuber in agricultural development and global food security.
A novel approach to snapshot hyperspectral imaging based on computed tomography imaging spectrometer (CTIS)

A novel approach to snapshot hyperspectral imaging based on computed tomography imaging spectrometer (CTIS)

August 08, 2022
A novel approach to snapshot hyperspectral imaging based on computed tomography imaging spectrometer (CTIS) is the result of the interesting collaboration between Newtec Engineering A/S and Physics at the University of Southern Denmark.
Equipment manufacturer Sormac awarded top energy rating for its new production facility

Equipment manufacturer Sormac achieves the top energy rating for its new production facility

August 08, 2022
Equipment manufacturer Sormac consistently made sustainable choices during the realization of its new production facility. It resulted in the highest achievable energy label (A +++++) by the Dutch Government
FAO Food Price Index registered a steep drop in July.

FAO Food Price Index registered a steep drop in July

August 05, 2022
The FAO Food Price Index (FFPI) averaged 140.9 points in July 2022, down 13.3 points (8.6 percent) from June, marking the fourth consecutive monthly decline.
Ecuador: Se reduce la producción de papa en Tungurahua.

Ecuador: Se reduce la producción de papa en Tungurahua

August 02, 2022
La producción de papa de Tungurahua dejó de abastecer a mercados de otras ciudades desde hace tres años de manera definitiva. La paratrioza fue una de las causas para interrumpir el proceso.
How can we improve soil health in potato cropping systems?

How can we improve soil health in potato cropping systems?

August 02, 2022
Minimizing soil disturbance is one of the key tenets promoted to build soil health in agricultural systems. Many farmers across the country have adopted reduced and no-till systems to build soil carbon, a central component to healthy soils.
Recogida de patatas en Honcalada.

Norte de Castilla: Las altas temperaturas castigan la producción de patatas, cuyos arranques son generalizados

August 01, 2022
Los arranques de patatas en las variedades tempranas ya se han generalizado en Castilla y León. Colombas, ágatas o algunas rojas son los pintorescos nombres de la mercancía que, a día de hoy, está en el mercado.
Simplot suggests 24 Low-Cost Sustainability Tactics to Restaurants

Simplot suggests 24 Low-Cost Sustainability Tactics to Restaurants

July 27, 2022
The drive for greater sustainability in restaurants remains one of the industry’s hottest trends in 2022. Fully 55% of U.S. consumers say they have shifted their purchase behavior to be more sustainable.
Farmers upbeat about new potato variety

Potato farmers in Rwanda upbeat about new variety

July 26, 2022
Potato farmers have welcomed the government’s on-going trials on the use of agricultural biotechnology in producing a new Irish potato variety resistant to the devastating late blight disease.

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