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  • This VE Day - Remind Shoppers How Good Potatoes Are

    With the 70th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day (VE Day, 8th May 2015) approaching, AHDB Potatoes is calling on industry to back its campaign to use the date as an opportunity to remind consumers of the benefits of eating potatoes.   During the Second World War, amidst concerns that food supplies to Britain could be cut off by a sea blockade, the Government launched ‘Dig for Victory’, a hugely...

    18 March 2015

  • Applications now open for AHDB Potatoes 'Next Generation' Programme

    We are seeking 12 young professionals from levy payer businesses to join the first AHDB Potatoes ‘Next Generation’ programme which will launch in May, 2015.   The aim is to develop the future leaders of our industry and to give them exposure to the wider supply chain. The programme will include business and technical sessions, as well as supply chain visits and runs between May 2015 and March...

    20 February 2015

  • Negotiating and Influencing Skills course

    This course aims to build and develop existing skills to achieve positive outcomes when influencing and negotiating agreements with staff, suppliers or customers. It will enable participants to confidently prepare and manage discussions which lead to win-win outcomes. Date Venue 10th December 2014 Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk 7th January 2015 Crewe, Cheshire 8th January 2015 Boroughbridge,...

    28 November 2014

  • Calling all North West potato growers

    North West potato growers, advisors and agronomists will meet in Aston, Runcorn, 24 June, 2014 to get the latest technical information at AHDB Potatoes Cheshire Potato event.   Host farmers Andrew and Steve Shaw are opening their farm gates to growers who are serious about a long-term future in the potato industry.   Following registration from 16.30, Dr Rob Clayton, Director of AHDB Potatoes...

    4 June 2014

  • AHDB Potatoes new Chair calls for potato Industry Award 2014 nominations

    AHDB Potatoes is inviting industry’s nominations for this year's British Potato Industry Award (BPIA). This prestigious honour is awarded to individuals recognised for their outstanding contribution to the GB potato industry. AHDB Potatoes continues to support the industry’s front-runners in marketing, innovation, research and development, and by presenting this award, it recognises the...

    23 May 2014