Potato News from Papua New Guinea
Australian potatoes temporarily back on the menu in drought-stricken Papua New Guinea
February 15, 2016Australian vegetable grower body AUSVEG has applauded the decision of the Papua New Guinean Government to temporarily lift the ban on the import of selected Australian fruits and vegetables - including potatoes - for three months.
Papua New Guinea bans import Australian Potatoes
August 19, 2015The Papua New Guinean Government has instituted a ban on the import of selected Australian fruits and vegetables, including potatoes, effective from 11 August 2015.
Papua New Guinea Potato Industry On Rebound
January 17, 2008Papua New Guinea’s K50 million (US$17 million) potato industry is expected to bounce back this year after it was hit by the potato late blight disease (PLB).