GB potato production

Updated 10 July 2020
The first 2020 estimate of GB potato production is 5.3Mt. This is only a provisional estimate as return volumes fall below the data threshold and is currently based on 75% of the sample. You will find historical data here and the 2020 final estimate once available. Knowing the latest production figures, as well as historical data, can help to better understand the potential direction of price on a regional and sector level.

Additional information

Potato production figures are calculated using information from the Grower Panel Crop Data Survey which is provided by approximately 400 growers each year.

If you are a potato grower in GB you can join the AHDB Grower Panel Survey. The information you provide will allow us to produce key national figures on production, yields and stocks for the potato industry. You will receive £100 as a thank you for participating and providing data. To sign up please visit the Potato Data Centre.

If you have any questions, please email Lucy.Stewart@ahdb.org.uk.

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