Dr. Gary Secor - "Best Management Practices for Seed Potato Handling from Storage to Planting

Upcoming Webinars:

May 14, 2019 at 9:00 am Eastern Standard Time, Cedric Porter - "World Potato Output and Trade".

The Congress functions to promote sharing of information on all aspects of the potato industry. Delegates represent industry sectors in both developed countries and countries with developing potato industries.

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11TH WORLD POTATO CONGRESS
WPC2021 IRELAND MAY 31 - JUNE 3, 2021

It is envisaged that 1,000 delegates, from developing and developed countries across the globe, including growers, researchers, producers, traders, processors and manufacturers, will attend the Congress. The Irish Potato Federation has also secured the simultaneous hosting of the Europatat Congress, which is the annual congress of the European association of the potato trade. Both events will become a week-long focus on the potato, the third most important food crop in terms of global consumption.

Don’t forget to register via https://t.co/YXp7JpJuag Upcoming World Potato Congress webinar to focus on seed potato handling from storage to planting – Potato News Today ⁦@wpcongress⁩ https://t.co/cNbGEe9dKy

Changing history .... The humble potato now seen as a staple for future food security in China https://t.co/vtSVqW3You via @potatonewstoday @wpcongress

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