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A mini shop for potatoes in Kigali, Rwanda

Middlemen plunge Rwanda potato farmers into losses

November 16, 2021
Potato farmers in Rwanda are counting their losses, claiming that they are selling their produce at 'giveaway' prices, despite the cost remaining high on the market.
The new potato processing plant in Rwanda was opened Wednesday and has capacity to produce four potato products: chips, french fries, whole peeled potato, and whole cleaned potatoes. (Courtesy: The New Times / JD Mbonyinshuti)

New Potato Processing plant adds value for farmers in Rwanda

March 11, 2016
In Rwanda a new potato processing plant was opened, with the capacity to produce four potato products; chips, french fries, whole peeled potato, and whole cleaned potatoes for sale to super markets and schools.
Potato Growers in Rwanda will benefit from new distribution system

Potato Growers in Rwanda will benefit from new distribution system

July 19, 2015
In Rwanda, a new potato wholesale market in the capital Kigali and collection centres in areas where potatoes are grown are part of a plan to modernize the value supply chain for the potato crop.
Rwanda potato farmers count losses as prices drop

Rwanda potato farmers count losses as prices drop

October 23, 2014
Rwanda potato farmers have decried the low farm-gate prices currently being offered by dealers.

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