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Swisspatat adds a new potato variety on its 2022 list

Swisspatat adds a new potato variety on its 2022 list

November 19, 2021
Swisspatat adds early potato variety Colomba as a new entry to its 2022 variety list in order to strengthen the supply of early season firm-skinned, firm-cooking potatoes (green line)
Potato Board general manager Greg Donald watches one of the videos while wearing the virtual reality goggles.

Potato buyers treated to virtual reality tour of Prince Edward Island

November 16, 2021
The Prince Edward Island Potato Board is using virtual reality to remind buyers of the reasons to purchase potatoes from the Island. A dozen virtual reality kits including high-tech goggles were sent to retailers in Canada and the United States
Middlemen plunge Rwanda potato farmers into losses

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.
Historia de por qué la patata gallega es tan especial.

Historia de por qué la patata gallega es tan especial

November 10, 2021
Este tubérculo es el protagonista de platos tan reconocidos como la tortilla de Betanzos o el pulpo. Te explicamos por qué es tan valorada y cómo podemos sacarle todo el provecho.
2021 Q1 potato sales at US retail see increases compared to 2019

2021 Q1 potato sales at US retail see increases compared to 2019

November 08, 2021
During the first quarter of Potatoes USA’s Marketing Year 2022 (July - September 2021), potato sales decreased in dollars by 1.1% and in volume by 5.7% compared to the same period in 2020.
Agrico presents new potato varieties during Meet and Greet event

Agrico presents new potato varieties during Meet and Greet event

November 08, 2021
Agrico presented two new varieties during an intimate Meet and Greet at its breeding and research farm, Agrico Research in Bant.
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A state-of-the-art manufacturer of an assortment of cooked potato products is being established in Central Europe.

A state-of-the-art manufacturer of vacuum-packed, cooked potato products is being established in Central Europe.

November 07, 2021
In Slovakia, Liptovská food company, has launched its state-of-the-art production. This is a unique and the most modern hi-tech concept for the processing and production of potatoes.
The Little Potato Company Introduces Purely Purple and Extends Microwave Ready Line with Culinary Flavors

The Little Potato Company Introduces Purely Purple and Extends Microwave Ready Line with Culinary Flavors

November 04, 2021
The Little Potato Company is introducing two flavor extensions to its best-selling Microwave Ready line - Smoked Salt and Roasted Garlic, Rosemary, and Thyme - and a new proprietary potato variety, Purely Purple.
Jamey Higham Named New Idaho Potato Commission President and CEO

Jamey Higham Named New Idaho Potato Commission President and CEO

November 02, 2021
Produce industry veteran Jamey Higham will become the next president and CEO of the Idaho Potato Commission, effective in early 2022.
China: Positive demand for potatoes could raise prices

China: Positive demand for potatoes could raise prices

November 01, 2021
At this stage, the sales volume of warehousing potatoes in the northern first cropping area of ​​potato is not large, and the price is mainly stable.

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