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World Potato Congress Inc. is a non-profit organization supported by a group of volunteer Directors and International Advisors representing potato jurisdictions around the world.

World Potato Congress Inc. is a premier global networking organization which creates opportunities by facilitating communication and information sharing throughout the world potato community.

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.

Intersting graphs about the evolution of the average #potato #yields from 1968 till 2018 @wpcongress #dataforfarmers https://youtu.be/xZQqcQu0ZUA

The next @wpcongress #webinar ... promoting #potatoes at #consumer level in #Flanders #Belgium by #KrisMichiels of @VLAM_be https://mailchi.mp/potatocongress/wpc-webinar-illustration-of-regional-potato-promotion-flanders-belgium?e=cb49832852

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World Potato Congress Inc. Announces Next Webinar on November 14, 2019

November 1, 2019

World Potato Congress Inc. Announces Next Webinar on November 14, 2019 at 09:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time with Kris Michiels Presenting: Illustration of Regional Potato Promotion: Flanders (Belgium) The World Potato Congress (WPC) is very pleased to be offering its sixth webinar via Zoom in its 2019 series with Mr.…

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October 28, 2019

   The World Potato Congress Inc. (WPC) is pleased to announce that Adelaide, South Australia has been chosen as the site for its 2023 World Potato Congress. The following is the News Flash released on October 25, 2019 during Potatoes South Australia’s Annual Industry Dinner and Auction: INITIATIVE AND INNOVATION…

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Fifth Webinar on October 29, 2019

October 23, 2019

World Potato Congress Inc. Offers a Fifth Webinar on October 29, 2019 at 09:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time with Dr. Nina Zidack Presenting: “Why You Should Plant Certified Seed Potatoes” The World Potato Congress (WPC) is extremely pleased to be offering its fifth webinar via Zoom in its 2019 series…

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World Potato Congress Inc. Announces New Director

October 17, 2019

World Potato Congress President, Romain Cools is pleased to announce Mr. Greg Donald has joined its Board of Directors. Greg Donald has been the General Manager of the PEI Potato Board since 2009. The PEI Potato Board represents PEI potato producers working together to ensure long term profitability and sustainability…

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