Dutch Potato Industry introduces national potato quotation: potatoNL. National potato Price
September 17, 2017
The Dutch Potato Industry is introducing PotatoNL, a national potato quotation. The first PotatoNL national potato quotation will start on 14 November 2017
Inspecting the harvested potatoes as they are loaded for transport to the packing plant
September 05, 2017
The spring weather in Oregon may not have been ideal, but potato farmer Tony Amstad, owner of Amstad Farms, is still pleasantly surprised with the size and quality of his early season potatoes.
Colombia: Cultivadores de papa en Boyacá anuncian crisis por producción a pérdida
August 28, 2017
Los campesinos se solidarizaron con los arroceros en paro, y culparon de su crisis a las importaciones de producto dentro de otras razones.
Así operaba en cartel de la papa en los EU
August 09, 2017
Un reciente estudio revela que los estadounidenses pagaron más por las papas que consumían debido a acuerdos establecidos entre cooperativas de productores. El cartel llegó a controlar el 60% de la producción en 2005.
Uttar Pradesh Farmers hand out Potatoes for Free in Delhi to protest low prices
July 24, 2017
Last Wednesday in Delhi, potato farmers from Uttar Pradesh handed out free potatoes to the public in protest against the steeply falling prices of the vegetable in Agra.
Updated estimates NEPG: EU North-Western potato area has increased
July 04, 2017
The total consumption potato area in North-Western Europe, has been estimated at 578.821 ha, which is 4.6% more than last year and 8.3% more than the 5 years average, according to the NEPG.
HZPC´s uitbetalingsprijs overstijgt verwachtingen
June 15, 2017
HZPC Holland bv heeft de
definitieve uitbetalingsprijs voor zijn Nederlandse pootaardappel-pool over Oogst 2016
vastgesteld op € 34,40 per 100 kilo.
Potato growers Jalandhar threaten action if Indian government doesn't step in
June 11, 2017
With their product rotting, potato growers in Indian East Punjab are suffering huge losses and Jalandhar Potato Growers Association (JPGA) has demanded urgent export of potatoes to Pakistan and availability of express rail rakes for transporting their produce to southern states.
United Kingdom: January Potato Stocks reach parity with 2016 levels
March 17, 2017
Potato stock levels in Great Britain at the end of January 2017 were at a similar level as at the same time in 2016, despite a four-year low yield, according an AHDB survey of grower stocks.
Brazil introduces anti-dumping duty for frozen potatoes from Germany, Belgium, France and The Netherlands
February 19, 2017
Last week the Brazilian Government has decided to impose an anti-dumping duty on frozen potatoes (tariff code 2004.10.00; mostly frozen french fries) imported from Germany, Belgium, France and The Netherlands. The level and duration of the anti-dumping duties are not yet published.