Simplot Innate Potatoes pass voluntary FDA safety review
March 22, 2015
The first line of J.R. Simplot Co.'s genetically modified potatoes has been cleared by the Food and Drug Administration as safe for human consumption. The voluntary FDA safety review found that the potatoes are as safe and nutritious as conventional potatoes.
Potato and rapeseed – sources of future cardio-vascular health?
December 03, 2014
Potato and rapeseed industry produce vast amounts of protein-rich by-products, which could be utilized in the production of high-quality foodstuffs.
Farm Frites Poland Celebrates its 20th anniversary
October 27, 2014
Farm Frites Poland (FFP) is operating its French Fry Factory for 20 years. Hence the company is celebrating! FFP has prepared an special website with the highlights of these 20 years. PotatoPro made a selection to whet your appetite...
William Chase doubles vodka production after bumper potato harvest
October 14, 2014
William Chase, founder of Chase Distillery, will double production of premium spirits to 500,000 bottles this year after a bumper potato harvest.<
McDonald&#039;s Japan to offer purple sweet potato McShake
September 04, 2014
According to the Japanese food website entabe.jp McDonald's Japan will offer this fall for a limited time a purple sweet potato milkshake.
Belarusian scientists develop potato drink Mikola
July 20, 2014
Belarusian scientists have developed a sweet and fragrant potato drink, they called 'Mikola'.
French Fry manufacturer Mydibel awarded by Superior Taste Award
June 15, 2014
Mydibel Group, Belgian manufacturer of chilled, frozen and dehydrated potato products, has been awarded by the “iTQi Superior Taste Award”.
Naturally Potatoes breaks ground for expansion doubling it&#039;s capacity
June 08, 2014
Naturally Potatoes broke ground on a seven-and-a half-million-dollar expansion to its Mars Hill, Maine potato processing plant. The expansion is in addition to a one-million-dollar packaging line upgrade that is nearly completed.
Post Holdings to Acquire Michael Foods for $2.45 billion
April 18, 2014
Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST), a consumer packaged goods holding company, has announced it has agreed to acquire MFI Holding Corporation ('Michael Foods') from affiliates of GS Capital Partners, affiliates of Thomas H. Lee Partners and other owners.
Kenyan Potato Processor Midlands Limited adds value...also to the farmgate
March 09, 2014
Kenyan potato factory Midlands limited not only adds value at the processing level but also from the farm gate. It provides land in case one has none, cultivates and offers advisory services during planting, dressing and harvesting
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