PW2 2017

Does climate change also have an influence on variety development?

The year 2016 was a good one for breeders. This is thanks, in particular, to the extreme growing conditions that have allowed breeders to get rid of the ‘weaklings’ such as numbers with growth cracks’, as they describe it so beautifully in their breeders’ jargon.

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Customised food

Five Guys, the American fast food chain, opened an enormous three-storey restaurant at Avenue des Champs-Élysées in Paris last year.

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Potato delivery to hospitals thanks to fertile soil

The company N-xt Fertilizers in the town of Emmen has already been active on Dutch soil for almost 20 years now. It started as a franchisee of an originally-American concept, but has now been working independently for 6 years already. As far as fertilisation is concerned, the company has its very own strategy which is, in fact, based on the vision of ‘better growing results and healthier food production start with a fertile soil’.

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HZPC calls on policy-makers to take a decision on the position of new breeding techniques

‘The cost price is threatening to fall out of line and breeding is falling behind due to regulatory measures. If anything, we should look ahead, because the potato is trendy again and the demand is rising throughout the world’, LNCN (Agricultural Commodities Bourse for North and Central Netherlands) Chairman Mark Brantjes tells his audience at the Potato Workshop day in the Meerpaal in Dronten.

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