Two new sensors were launched by METOS UK at this year’s British Potato event this week; a blue, potato-shaped sensor for in-store monitoring of potato crops and an app that estimates potential crop yields.
Although potato farmers in the Columbia Basin could call on all the water they needed during this year’s drought, the heat still posed risks and it has certainly left its mark on this year’s potato crop.
Potato growers across New Zealand have been under immense pressure due to imminent Regional Plan Changes, ongoing pest challenges, weather events, the threat to our processing sector due to cut-price European imports, and in the Pukekohe/,,,
Canadá: Government-Industry potato working group assembles to help affected farmers in Prince Edward Island
The Government of Canada is working with the Province of Prince Edward Island (PEI) and industry to support PEI farmers following the recent suspension of certification of fresh potatoes from PEI to the United States.
In the republic of Georgia, a growing group of young farmers is embracing potato farming, gathering large revenues in the process. Young farmer Giorgi Khitarishvili:
Europa: Dutch industry body concerned about rise in potato production cost, ‘approaching 10,000 Euros per ha’
The cost price for the cultivation of ware potatoes has risen explosively, so contract prices have to rise sharply.
Canadese aardappeltelers zijn steeds meer op zoek naar nieuwe rassen die bestand zijn tegen de wereldwijde klimaatverandering en kunnen overleven in nieuwe omstandigheden.
Sagre della patata, gastronomie, mense, servizi di consegna, vendita al dettaglio: le patate si vendono come caramelle da quando le persone possono ritrovarsi, lavorare meno in casa e mangiare di più fuori.