Potatoes

Please note: we are currently in the process of migrating our legacy sector websites. You can visit the AHDB Potatoes website here to see our older content that hasn't yet been migrated.

Content from potatoes sector site

As we continue to migrate content from potatoes.ahdb.org.uk you can find some of our popular content on that site. Including:

Planting returns portal Grower Gateway newsletter

Storage support

Potato store managers will be able to call on information and support from an £800,000 fund ring-fenced for sprout suppression and storage advice as the uncertainty around the future of Chlorpropham (CIPC) continues.

Visit the potato storage hub


Latest Potato News

11 October 2019

After the UK has left the EU, immediate impact will be the application of export tariffs on processed potato products.

11 October 2019

Farmers are being called to share their views to shape standards for apprenticeships which will develop the next generation of skilled workers.

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