Potato harvest in full swing in North-western Europe; Average Yields expected.
September 14, 2020
The NEPG (North-Western European Potato Growers) have estimated that the overall consumption potato yields are on 5 years average level.
Avebe today announced the final campaign price of 76.50 euros per ton of potatoes to its members.
July 15, 2020
Dutch Potato Starch Manufacturer Avebe recently announced the final campaign price of 76.50 euros per ton of potatoes to its members.
Eduardo Arroyo, presidente asociación de productores de patata de Castilla y León
July 06, 2020
Ahora que ya se ve en el horizonte el inicio de la campaña de patata de Castilla y León, incluso en algunas zonas ya se han comenzado a 'quemar' las parcelas, parece el momento oportuno para analizar la situación del sector con Eduardo Arroyo, presidente de la asociación de productores en esta comunidad autónoma.
La patata extra temprana de Málaga mantiene sus precios a pesar del cierre de la restauración y la hostelería
April 27, 2020
La recolección en la Axarquía, que es la primera comarca en iniciar la cosecha, se desarrolla con normalidad y sin falta de mano de obra.
The harvest of new potato in Portugal started two weeks earlier
April 14, 2020
New potato harvest started in last week, in Portugal. Due to the higher temperatures recorded in February and March, compared to last years, the earliest varieties reached the commercial size in advance.
COVID-19 crashes European potato processing
April 07, 2020
In mainland Europe the widespread closure of restaurants and other food service outlets has meant that demand for processed potato products has fallen significantly.
Vrije markt voor aardappelen ingestort door coronavirus
March 24, 2020
Due to COVID-19 the free market of potatoes has completely collapsed. The PCA/Fiwap and the Belgapom price quotation has been suspended because of a lack of transactions on the free market of potatoes.
Agrico presents annual figures 2018/2019 paying its farmers the highest price for potatoes ever
January 16, 2020
Last December, Agrico held its annual central members' meeting. The annual figures 2018/2019 were discussed in this well-attended meeting.
In Ireland, 5% of the potatoes is still to be dug.
January 14, 2020
The Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) estimates that 5% of the potato crop across the country remains in the ground. That said some farmers have a lot more acres remaining than others, depending on the weather they were greeted with in the past few months.