Chinese potato price runs high because of typhoon Lekima
August 20, 2019
Typhoon Lekima landed on Chinese shores last weekend. The typhoon caused destruction in several Chinese cities. Shouguang was one of the areas affected most by the extreme weather conditions.
German potato prices set to spike due to drought
August 19, 2019
Two summers in a row of drought are causing Germany’s potato supply to dwindle - and prices to rise.
Dutch potato market a bubble that’s about to burst
July 26, 2019
According to Felix Molenaar of the eponymous potato company from Haarlem, the Netherlands, the table potato market is very calm.
Países Bajos: 'El mercado de la patata es una burbuja a punto de estallar'
July 18, 2019
Según Felix Molenaar, de la empresa homónima de la localidad holandesa de Haarlem, el mercado de la patata de mesa se encuentra bastante tranquilo.
En ocho años el salto de calidad dado por el cultivador de patata es espectacular
July 17, 2019
De la mano del Director de Operaciones de Patatas Meléndez, Juan Manuel Coello, AgroNews ha visitado una de las parcelas en las que Santiago Domínguez, uno de los agricultores de referencia para el sector ha iniciado los arranques.
Farmers fight for potato pay as Simplot records $62m profit
July 08, 2019
Tasmanian potato growers say Simplot is not paying them enough for their vegetables, as they negotiate a new contract with the vegetable processing giant.
Potato acreage in North-western Europe increased
June 11, 2019
Based upon a provisional estimation of the NEPG (North-Western European Potato Growers) the area in the 5 largest potato countries increased to 609.000 ha of consumption potatoes, a 2.4% increase.
Potato Farmers Bangladesh suffer as a result of the huge surplus this year
May 31, 2019
This year, the potato harvest in Bangladesh was about 150% of what the domestic need is. As a result prices have crashed and despite the high yields, farmers suffer as the can not sell their product.
Potatoes now worth one billion dollars to New Zealand economy
May 16, 2019
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Potatoes in Slovakia became more expensive at half the price compared to last year. (Courtesy: Pixabay / Felvidek)
May 09, 2019
Potatoes in Slovakia have become more than 50% more expensive than last year, reports Eva Sadovská, analyst at the Slovak Farmers Association (SFD).