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1,000 delegates to attend World Potato Congress in Ireland
May 17, 2022Over 1,000 delegates and 60 guest speakers are set to attend the World Potato Congress (WPC) at the end of the month, which is being hosted in Ireland for the first time. The 11th WPC will take place from May 30 to June 2, in Dublin’s RDS.
World Potato Congress 2022: The Changing World of the Potato
April 25, 2022The Congress Programme Committee, is delighted to announce that the Congress Programme is now available to view online.
World Potato Congress call for nominations for the industry awards-11th World Potato Congress May 30 to June 2, 2022
November 09, 2021The World Potato Congress Industry Award ceremony is an important and prestigious event on the international potato scene. The award recognizes a lifetime of contributions to the potato industry.
World Potato Congress 2022 (WPC2022) Call for Abstracts
October 06, 2021The call for abstract submission for WPC 2022 is now open and authors are encouraged to submit their abstract online for consideration. Deadline for Oral Submissions: 30th November 2021. Deadline for Poster Submission: 15th February 2022.
World Potato Congress calls for nominations for the Industry Award ceremony at their next conference in Dublin, Ireland
July 26, 2021Romain Cools, President and CEO, World Potato Congress Inc., and Tamas Houlihan, Chairman, WPC Industry Awards Committee, are now requesting nominations for the 2022 World Potato Congress Industry Awards.
World Potato and Europatat Congress, Ireland, 2021 – Postponed until 2022
October 01, 2020World Potato Congress Inc., Europatat and the Irish Potato Federation have announced the postponement of the World Potato Congress (WPC) and the Europatat Congress planned for May/June in Dublin in 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Only two years to go until the 11th World Potato Congress in Ireland
June 03, 2019Ireland and a World Potato Congress are completely synonymous. Because of history and tradition, Ireland’s relationship with the potato is unique. In the late sixteenth century, the potato made its way from Peru to Ireland.
Ireland selected to host World Potato Congress in 2021
March 22, 2018The Irish Potato Federation – with the support of the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Bord Bia, Failte Ireland and Teagasc – has won its bid to host the World Potato Congress (WPC) in 2021 in Dublin.
El mercado mundial de procesamiento de papas alcanzará los 30 mil millones de dólares en 2022
August 30, 2017Se prevé que el mercado de procesamiento de papas crecerá a una tasa anual compuesta de crecimiento del 5,3% a partir de 2017, para alcanzar un valor proyectado de 30,85 millones de dólares estadounidenses para 2022.
Meade Potato Company (Ireland) damaged by fire
June 06, 2016A fire has caused significant damage at the Meade Potato Company in Lobinstown, Navan, Co. Meath in Ireland