Potatoes cockpit, 08.11.2019

The Belgian potato producers made every effort this week to drive the harvest as fast as possible. At the beginning of this week about 10% of the potato stocks were not cleared, the dry days were used to get as many tubers out of the ground. Rain showers are reported for the coming days. The announced rainfall should at least not be as strong. This could slow down the progress...

Expert Opinion: 

Last week, the Association of Potato Producers of North-West Europe (NWPG) released a new crop estimate for consumer potatoes from the main five North-Western European potato countries. If all potatoes are harvested, then (in B, F, NL, GB + D) almost 27 million tons would come together. That...