Towards a European TO (Trade Organisation) for Potatoes

The Belgian potato chain announced that it intends to set up a Trade Organisation (TO) for Potatoes.

The Belgian potato chain announced that it intends to set up a Trade Organisation (TO) for Potatoes. A Trade Organisation for Arable Farming has been active in the Netherlands for some time now but it is not yet operating to the sector’s satisfaction due – among other things – to the need of resolving the specific levy problems. Hopefully, the possibility of authorising the TO via the combined initiative will help to restart the funding of the potato research envisaged by the chain.

 

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