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  • World Potato Congress 2012 Coverage

    View Continent Reports from WPC2012 View Presentations from WPC2012 View Technical Posters from WPC2012 View Video Presentations from WPC2012   News coverage of WPC2012 Beddington calls for 'climate smart farming'The government's chief scientist delivered what he called a 'gloomy, frightening but optimistic' presentation of the world's food and natural resource challenges at the opening of the...

    29 May 2012

  • Sustainable, Healthy Diets: Potatoes

    AHDB Potatoes have brought together factual information about the sustainability of the Potato industry, it can be found here: /sites/default/files/imce/EW%20sustainable%20healthy%20diets%20May%202012%20FINAL_0.pdf

    25 May 2012

  • Sustainable, Healthy Diets for Scotland: Potatoes

    AHDB Potatoes have drawn together factual information on the sustainability of potatoes. A summary document of the information can be found here: /sites/default/files/imce/scotland%20sustainable%20healthy%20diets%20May%202012%20FINAL.pdf   

    25 May 2012

  • An overview of the role of potatoes in the UK diet

      An overview of the role of potatoes in the UK diet 

    11 May 2012

  • New venture to improve farming and retail carbon footprint

    A new institute to help farmers produce more efficiently and an updated software ‘tool’ that enables farming and food industries to calculate their carbon footprint are launched this week. The Cool Farm Tool (CFT) was created by the University of Aberdeen in partnership with Unilever and the Sustainable Food Lab to guide farmers over their greenhouse gas emissions and to provide tips on how...

    6 May 2012