Potatoes

Information on agronomy, storage, markets and prices, and all of our other potatoes related tools and services can be found below. Contact details for your local Knowledge Exchange (KE) Manager can be found lower down this page - if you can't find what you're looking for, please give them a call.




Latest Potato News

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

• 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.


Agronomy Knowledge Library


Your Potatoes Knowledge Exchange Team

The Knowledge Exchange (KE) team via your local KE Manager is your first point of call. The team is dedicated to improving the flow and uptake of knowledge throughout the supply chain in order to:
  • Improve marketable yield and crop value

  • Understand the cost of production

  • React to a changing environment and legislation

North West and North East

Graham Bannister

Senior Knowledge Exchange Manager - Potatoes

Scotland

Claire Hodge

Senior Knowledge Exchange Manager (Scotland) - Arable

East Anglia and South East

David Wilson

Knowledge Exchange Manager - Potatoes

East Midlands

Amber Barton

Knowledge Exchange Manager - Potatoes

Wales, West Midlands and South West

Bill Watts

Knowledge Exchange Manager - Potatoes

Potato publications

Board and governance

Get involved

Contact your local KE manager if you'd like to discuss how to make the most of what we offer. Or see the following pages: