Ware potato growers Agrico, Leo de Kock and Nedato join forces in new independent cooperative
五月 24, 2023The ware potato activities of Agrico and Nedato, along with Leo de Kock, shall be hived off to form a new independent cooperative of ware potato growers. The new organization will start its activities this autumn. Further integration will then take place in stages.
Equipment manufacturer Sormac celebrates its 20th anniversary
五月 16, 2023It’s amazing to see how much Equipment manufacturer Sormac has grown since its inception in 2003 with 15 employees. Now, exactly 20 years later, Sormac has over 125 employees and is a key player in the market.
Dutch Potato Farmers Find October 1 Harvest Deadline on Sandy Soils Problematic
五月 16, 2023The government of the Netherlands wants farmers growing potatoes on sandy soil to harvest potatoes by October 1 and grow intermediary plants that catch nitrogen in the soil so nitrates can not leach out and contaminate groundwater.
Potato breeder Royal HZPC Group maintains forecasts
五月 11, 2023Potato breeder HZPC expects turnover to grow 11% from last year (then EUR 352 million (USD 386 million)) with a gross margin of EUR 66,5 million (USD 73 million) (last financial year EUR 63.9 million (USD 70 million).
Nueva cortadora de patata de Sormac DMA-90
五月 06, 2023La nueva maquina, que trocea el tubérculo en mitades y cuartos, cuenta con más capacidad, necesita menos mantenimiento y obtiene mejores resultados de corte.
Agrico expects to achieve a considerably higher price for its potatoes
五月 03, 2023Potato cooperative Agrico announced to its members an average price indication of EUR 35.50 (USD 39.20) per 100 kg for all supplied kilos of 28 mm upwards for seed potatoes from the 2022 harvest.
Breakthrough in fight against devastating potato disease
四月 25, 2023Potato is the third most important food crop in the world after rice and wheat in terms of human consumption. But potato world production is threatened by potato late blight
New potatoes in short supply, so Maltese potatoes most welcome
四月 11, 2023The Dutch company Altena Potatoes received its first full truckloads of Santé potatoes.
Royal Avebe strategy: focus on the added and distinctive value of potato starch and protein products
四月 11, 2023On Thursday 30 March 2023, Royal Avebe presented its strategy for the next five years during a breakfast for invited media. The cooperative will Accelerate and strengthen.
HZPC works with growers to future-proof seed potato cultivation
四月 10, 2023Growers learn best from other growers. This has been proven by the future-proof seed potato cultivation project, an initiative to examine upcoming changes in potato cultivation with a group of growers.