(above) Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries of Jamaica, Hon. J.C. Hutchinson, makes his address at the launch of the H&L Agro’s Duwest [...]
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(above) On-farm trials in Lushoto, Tanzania has led to identification of better adapted potato varieties that are high yielding. In this picture – taken in 2014 – Lushoto farmers [...]
Romain Cools, President of the World Potato Congress Inc. is extremely pleased to welcome our newest Gold Sustaining Partner – Potato Growers of Alberta. President Cools stated: “our Sustaining [...]
World Potato Congress Inc. President Romain Cools is very pleased to welcome our newest Silver Sustaining Partner – Volm Companies Inc. President Cools stated: “the World Potato Congress Inc. [...]
President Romain Cools is pleased to announce our newest Sustaining Partner – AVR bvba to the World Potato Congress Inc. President Cools stated: “our sustaining partners are crucial to strengthen [...]
With the retirement of General Manager, John Coady on December 1, 2017, I am pleased to announce the return of Brian Douglas to World Potato Congress Inc. as our new General Manager. Brian has [...]
The stated mission of WPC Inc, as articulated in the recently adopted strategic plan, is that: “The World Potato Congress creates the value chain network to lead sustainable growth and [...]
World Potato Congress President and CEO, David Thompson, has announced the organization will be facilitating a round table for the private sector during the African Potato Congress, October, 2016 [...]
Last month, in recognition of his years of leadership, Dr. VanderZaag was awarded China’s prestigious Friendship Award by Premier Li Keqiang. The award is the nation’s highest honor for [...]
The President of the World Potato Congress (WPC) Mr David Thompson, Canada, and the Chairman of the WPC Industry Awards Committee, Mr Douglas (Doug) Harley, Scotland, have announced that [...]
David Thompson, President and CEO of World Potato Congress Inc. announced today the appointment of Dr. Peter VanderZaag, President: SunRISE Potato Ltd, Alliston, Ontario, Canada, to the [...]