Den Hartigh: 'For growers, it's important to offer harvest and quality assurance.'
October 26, 2019
Jacob Eising, Den Hartigh, Emmeloord: 'For growers, it's important to offer harvest and quality assurance.'
El sector de la patata busca alternativas para quitar los ojos al tubérculo
October 16, 2019
La jornada técnica que inauguró la Festa da Pataca de Coristanco abordó temas como la retirada del mercado de productos como Clorprofam o Diquat o cómo el brexit afectará a los productores de toda España.
Los exportadores de patatas tendrán un gran problema si sigue adelante la prohibición del clorprofam
October 16, 2019
La prohibición de la UE del uso del antigerminativo clorprofam es desastrosa para los exportadores holandeses de patatas, según comenta Teun Paarlberg, de la exportadora holandesa G. Sevenhuysen VOF.
Búsqueda mundial de alternativas al CIPC libres de residuos
August 15, 2019
A partir de 2020, la Comisión Europea prohibirá el CIPC como antigerminativo en patata, lo que plantea un desafío para muchos productores.
UK potato farmers pleased to see restrictions on Maleic Hydrazide lifted
August 01, 2019
In the United Kingdom, restrictions on the use of products containing Maleic Hydrazide (MH) - used to control volunteers and to suppress sprouting during storage - have been removed following a review by the Chemicals Regulation Division (CRD) of the HSE.
United Kingdom potato growers 'very worried' as homegrown crop shortage looms
July 31, 2019
UK consumers may face a home-grown potatoes shortage next year as stocks run out due to new storage rules.
Aceite de menta verde como alternativa natural para el almacenamiento de patatas
July 17, 2019
The Italian potato season has had a problematic start due to the lack of some post-harvest treatments.
Potato acreage in North-western Europe to grow between 1 and 2 percent, NEPG estimates
April 24, 2019
The NEPG (North-Western European Potato Growers) have estimated that the upcoming area for
consumption potatoes in 2019 will increase between 1 and 2 % towards almost 604.000 ha in the 5
main production countries.
Not enough support for European ban on potato sprout inhibitor Chlorpropham (CIPC)
February 25, 2019
Last Friday, the European Standing Committee on Plants, Animals, Food and Feed, mostly referred to as ScoPAFF voted an a proposal to ban Chlorpropham (or CIPC), widely used in the potato industry as sprout inhibitor during potato storage.
AHDB Potato Specialist Mike Storey to retire
December 11, 2018
After some 36 years with AHDB and its predecessor organisations, Potato Specialist Mike Storey is going to retire at Christmas. His colleague Adrian Cunnington looks back...
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