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Potatoes in Retail

Potatoes in Retail

Europatat Congress 2019  A unique and successful event for the sector!
On 13 June, the European potato community has gathered in Oslo, Norway, for the Europatat Congress 2019. Under the slogan “The timeless potato: A dynamic and innovative food”.
Demand is high for new potatoes
The potato campaign continues to be quite surprising as demand for new potatoes is also very lively and prices are good.
Only two years to go until the 11th World Potato Congress in Ireland
Ireland and a World Potato Congress are completely synonymous. Because of history and tradition, Ireland’s relationship with the potato is unique. In the late sixteenth century, the potato made its way from Peru to Ireland.
MountainKing Acquires Colorado Packing Facility Focused on Smaller-Sized Potatoes
In response to the explosive growth and demand for smaller-sized potatoes in smaller-sized bags.
El universo de sabores, texturas y colores de las patatas te sorprenderá.
The Potato (Solanum tuberosum) plant is native to Upper Peru and northeastern Bolivia. There, under adverse conditions, the ancient Incas domesticated the plant in large terraces like the ones at Machu Pichu.
Many European countries, not only the Netherlands, are running out of table potatoes. (Courtesy: FreshPlaza)
Wim van der Ree, the Director at Nedato, a Dutch potato cooperative, about early switch to import potatoes, after he visited his Spanish suppliers last week...
At this time, with the transition from potatoes for storage to new potatoes, the sector's prospects are optimal.  (Courtesy: FreshPlaza)
At this time, with the transition from potatoes for storage to new potatoes, the sector's prospects are optimal.
Red potato harvest in Pearsall, TX (Courtesy: FreshPlaza)
Black Gold Farms started harvest of the 2019 fresh crop of Texas colored potatoes earlier this week. According to the company, the first run fields have indicated that the quality will be better than ever.