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BP2011

AHDB Potatoes event

Event date :
Event date: 
Wednesday, 23 November, 2011 - 17:55 to Thursday, 24 November, 2011 - 17:55
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Location :
Location: 
Yorkshire Event Centre, Harrogate, (Sat Nav HG2 8QZ)

Due to popular demand the industry dinner is NOW SOLD OUT.

It's now FREE to get into BP2011. Better Still, by registering here and getting your tickets, you'll avoid queues - simply hand in your ticket and walk in on the day.

The biennial event brings growers together with their suppliers and customers, offering ample opportunities for networking and renewing acquaintances.
 
The show will feature:
  • A major trade show with over 150 of Europe's leading companies exhibiting
  • AHDB Potatoes’s latest consumer marketing and market intelligence activities in addition to research-related news and developments from the country’s leading authorities at the seminars, organised by AHDB Potatoes.
  • (NOW SOLD OUT) An industry dinner – the ideal place to catch up with existing contacts, make new acquaintances and enjoy the after-dinner speaker.

 

Make an appointment to measure your potato-specific greenhouse gas emissions on the AHDB Potatoes stand at BP2011 and enter our special prize draw to win free entry to World Potato Congress! 

Come to the AHDB Potatoes stand at BP2011 and try-out the new, potato-specific Cool Farm Tool. Your data will be used to refine the model, but you'll also get some valuable insight into how to reduce your carbon footprint and save money. You need to bring along the following:
 
Essential data
  • Cropped area and yield
  • Chemical and organic Fertilisers - type and application rates
  • Agro-chemicals for crop protection
 
Additional data (if not available estimates will be provided)
  • Annual fuel consumption for cultivation, crop management and harvesting
  • Transport costs (fuel consumption)
  • Energy use for storage (kW or litres)
 
To make an appointment and enter the prize draw to win free entry to the World Potato Congress, please contact miya.kotecha@ahdb.org.uk. Terms and conditions are available on request. The Cool Farm Tool is available free at   
 

 

AHDB Potatoes Seminar Programme

 

“For those with a serious interest in potatoes, BP2011 plays an important role in building a sustainable, efficient and profitable business,” says AHDB Potatoes head of communications Sharon Hall. “We look forward to welcoming a wide attendance from all sectors within the potato industry, including farmers, students, machinery dealers, seed breeders, retailers, merchants, processors, research authorities, agronomy and field-staff specialists.”

 
For more information contact miya.kotecha@ahdb.org.uk
 
 

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