Latest Potato News

3 July 2020

Provisional estimates from AHDB show the planted area in Great Britain at 119Kha, which, if correct, shows only a 1% drop on last year.

3 July 2020

• Coronavirus continues to impede on demand across all sectors, with mixed reviews on what the effect the reopening of pubs and restaurants will have this weekend.

3 July 2020

The AHDB’s first estimate for the total GB potato area for 2020/21 is 119Kha.

2 July 2020

June has been a relatively quiet month for potato markets. With lockdown measures easing, chipping markets have seen competition from other food service outlets re-opening.

1 July 2020

Coronavirus is shaping new consumer behaviour

30 June 2020

These webinars will help you learn more about markets, cutting-edge technology, strategic farms and research projects

30 June 2020

Three scenarios for when restrictions are lifted

29 June 2020

Potato growers are able to sent fresh blight samples for genotyping once again

26 June 2020

Trade is quiet this week in the free-buy market across all sectors.

26 June 2020

Learn more about the chemicals that could replace linuron and diquat

25 June 2020

Learn more about our trials on irrigation which are looking at how to use water resources more efficiently

25 June 2020

New research from AHDB reveals the complexity of skinset

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