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Targeted management, that’s what many parties in the chain need this year.

Recently, partners of Wageningen Potato Centre (WPC) visited the Dutch experimental garden for Agro-ecology and technology in Lelystad.

On 20 September 2020, it will be one hundred years ago that the first boat carrying potatoes from trader and exporter Kees Meijer senior was loaded.

The farm management operations of seed potato grower Klaas Schenk in the province of North Holland are always ‘under construction’.

The potato has always had a strong position in Dutch society.

Precision agriculture is a farming management concept based on observing, measuring and responding to inter and intra-field variability in crops.

Breeders Trust, a specialist in data processing of satellite images, together with the company Geo4A,

Most potatoes in the world are eaten in the country where they are grown, but over recent years trade has become a vital part of the potato industry.

The Promotional bodies Bord Bia (Ireland), CNIPT (France), VLAM (Belgium)

Food and weather are closely linked. We want hearty casseroles and stews in colder months.

This year the FAO, the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations,

Product marketing, new varieties, sustainable packaging and innovative techniques were the focus of attention this year at the international Fruit Logistica trade fair in Berlin.

On 14 May last, the Enlarged Board of Appeal of the European Patent Office (EPO)

To the question ‘what is the most important focus in your breeding work at the moment’, we received a wide range of answers from the participating breeding and trading companies present at the annual variety presentation days in Emmeloord and its immediate surroundings.

‘In breeding work, the standards are set higher and higher and the development of varieties is getting faster and faster.

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