All latest monthly News, Processing

US: Getting over Simplot – How a town healed in 15 years since potato processing plant closure

When J.R Simplot Co. announced in May 2002 it would close its Heyburn potato-processing plant in Idaho and put nearly 650 people out of work, many feared Mini-Cassia would dry up like Idaho’s mining ghost towns. “People were really worried, and it absolutely was a tough time,” economist Jan Roeser said. But as the 15th anniversary of that day approaches, Mini-Cassia’s economy[Read More...]

You are unauthorized to view this page.

Stockosorb 660 from Eco+

Lukie Pieterse, Editor and Publisher

[email protected]
[email protected]
Connect with me on LinkedIn
Follow me on Twitter
Visit Potato News Today on Facebook
Find us on Tumblr
About us

SoilEssentials – TuberZone

Tolsma

Tomra Food

Parkland

Haith

Volm Companies

Greentronics

Receive breaking potato news in your inbox

Folks, you are most welcome to share your email address with us - and follow us - if you want to receive an email as soon as we publish a breaking news item on Potato News Today. Please be assured: We will NOT misuse or share your email address with third parties at all.

Most read stories the past 24 hours

Ireland imported 72,000 tonnes of spuds
Australian potato farmers outraged as $1billion COVID-19 cash splash is given to European colleagues
Chips are down: Asia faces COVID-19 fries shortage
Producer organizations in Alberta connect potato growers and cattle ranchers
Peru cements its position among top 15 potato producers in the world
Eye on Potatoes Podcast: In discussion with Congressman Mike Simpson and NPC CEO Kam Quarles about COVID-19
COVID-19: Major impact on Idaho seed potato grower
Belgapom explains why early potatoes from the Mediterranean are in supermarkets now
India: Potato prices to stay firm due to 'lockdown' bulk buying, low production
Detection of early blight in potato crops: The promise of hyperspectral imaging

Archive of monthly posts

Loyal readers from around the world – thank you for visiting Potato News Today! Stats below…

  • 605,795