Voor de binnenlandse markt, maar ook voor de export worden in Duitsland ieder jaar meer aardappelproducten geteeld. Deze worden steeds populairder bij de consumenten.
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.
Food suppliers and processors in Northern Ireland could be heading for a clash with supermarkets over the soaring cost of potatoes.
It’s been a wet year for many parts of the eastern United States, where numerous regions are approaching record precipitation numbers.
Bad weather conditions and a decreasing size of potato plantations across Europe have led to a low supply of potatoes.
Today China is the world’s biggest producer of sweet potatoes but this staple of the Chinese diet was a relatively modern import to this ancient civilization.
BRUSSELS (AFP) - Belgium, self-proclaimed inventor of the French fry or chip, urged Europe on Friday to help it fight a tariff slapped on its iconic export by Colombia.
Scientists at the James Hutton Institute, in collaboration with colleagues in the School of Life Sciences, University of Dundee, Huazhong Agricultural University, Heilongjiang Academy of Agricultural Sciences (both China) and Wageningen University.