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After twelve months of consecutive rise, the FAO Food Price Index fell in June.

After twelve months of consecutive rise, the FAO Food Price Index fell in June

July 15, 2021
The FAO Food Price Index (FFPI) averaged 124.6 points in June 2021, down 3.2 points (2.5 percent) from May, but still 31.5 points (33.9 percent) higher than its level in the same period last year.
Lihme Protein Solutions and Duynie Group partner in the creation of functional proteins from industrial co-products such as potato fruit waterxt generation functional proteins from plants

Lihme Protein Solutions and Duynie Group partner in the creation of functional proteins from industrial co-products such as potato fruit water

July 12, 2021
Lihme Protein Solutions and Duynie Group agreed to join forces in the creation of a new business venture aimed at creating value from industrial coproducts, such functional protein from potato fruit water.
Research: Resilience and innovation in the agricultural sector in Europe

Research: Resilience and innovation in the agricultural sector in Europe

June 22, 2021
Wageningen University & Research has conducted research into the resilience of the agricultural sector. How do farmers keep in step with their environment? Examples include the changing weather conditions, climate change and government policy.
How sustainable are the potato growers of Royal Avebe? FSA awards Gold status...

How sustainable are the potato growers of Royal Avebe? FSA awards Gold status...

June 05, 2021
The potato growers of Royal Avebe participating in the Optimeel growing programme have been awarded Gold status according to the FSA 2.1 standard of the global platform SAI for sustainable agriculture.
May registered a sharp increase in the value of the FAO Food Price Index.

May registered a sharp increase in the value of the FAO Food Price Index

June 03, 2021
The FAO Food Price Index (FFPI) averaged 127.1 points in May 2021, 5.8 points (4.8 percent) higher than in April and as much as 36.1 points (39.7 percent) above the same period last year.
Michel Hörster, Emsland Group (left), and Martin Neugebauer, GEA (right)

GEA to build a potato protein process line for the Emsland Group in Wietzendorf

May 23, 2021
For the new construction and expansion of its potato protein production line at its Wietzendorf site, the Germany based Emsland Group is calling once more on the expertise of GEA, who in 2018 constructed a potato protein line at Emsland's Kyritz plant.
Dutch starch producer Royal Avebe pleased with potato campaign as it comes to an end

Dutch starch producer Royal Avebe pleased with potato campaign as it comes to an end

May 19, 2021
Last weekend Royal Avebe processed the last potatoes of the 2020/2021 campaign at the production site in Gasselternijveen. The campaign went according to plan and Avebe is satisfied with the quantity and quality of starch potatoes delivered.
David Fousert new CEO of Royal Avebe

David Fousert new CEO of Potato Starch Coop Royal Avebe

May 18, 2021
Today, the Supervisory Board of Royal Avebe announced that David Fousert will be appointed as the new chairman of the Board and CEO as of 1 September. He succeeds Bert Jansen who is leaving the cooperative after 13 years. Currently, Fousert is COO of ForFarmers.
European Commission's positive conclusion on continued use of CRISPR for a competitive and green future.

Swedish Starch industry pleased with European Commission's positive conclusion on the use of CRISPR

May 07, 2021
On 29 April 2021, the European Commission published a study into new genomic techniques and the consequences of the European Court of Justice's July 2018 judgment.
The FAO Food Price Index continues to rise unabated.

The FAO Food Price Index continues to rise unabated

May 06, 2021
The FAO Food Price Index (FFPI) averaged 120.9 points in April 2021, 2.0 points (1.7 percent) higher than in March, and as much as 28.4 points (30.8 percent) above the same period last year.

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