One of Potatoes South Africa’s (PSA) core mandates is to manage potato industry related research. Funding for research projects is approved by the Potato Industry Development Trust (PIDT). The operational model of PSA in terms of research makes provision that research can be outsourced. Research projects are needs driven, identified through consultation with various stakeholders and are prioritised by the PSA Research Committee. Download:
Potatoes South Africa
Potatoes South Africa is a non-profit company incorporated under the South African Companies Act No 71 of 2008 whose main objective is to serve, protect and promote the interests of the South African potato industry.
In terms of its role in the potato industry, Potatoes South Africa operates as an organisation and its structure represents a network of participating role players and individuals who have the development and competitiveness of the industry at heart.