Processed potatoes in China account for about 15% of total production and include products such as starch, dehydrated potatoes, chips, and frozen French fries (FFF), according to a report presented by USDA Foreign Agricultural Service – “China –.
Potato supplies should be ample for the holidays and beyond in the US, despite bad weather in some growing regions and an overall dip in production, according to a report by The Packer.
Consumers in Cyprus are complaining about the high price of potatoes, with officials attributing the steep increase to a shortage of spuds in the Cypriot market lasting almost three months now.
Chlorpropham (or CIPC) is widely used as a sprout suppressing agro-chemical applied to stored potatoes.
Voor de binnenlandse markt, maar ook voor de export worden in Duitsland ieder jaar meer aardappelproducten geteeld. Deze worden steeds populairder bij de consumenten.
Food suppliers and processors in Northern Ireland could be heading for a clash with supermarkets over the soaring cost of potatoes.
FARMINGTON – Approximately 5,000 tractor-trailer loads of potatoes leave the Four Corners region every year. The spuds are headed to dinner tables via retail stores and snack processors.
It’s been a wet year for many parts of the eastern United States, where numerous regions are approaching record precipitation numbers.