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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.

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+27 (0)12 349 1906
6 De Havilland Crescent, Persequor Techno Park, Persequor, Park Pretoria

Daily Market Prices

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wdt_ID Market 22 July 2021 (R/10kg) 21 July 2021 (R/10kg) Difference

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Potatoes SA’s latest (Afrikaans) TV ads

Potatoes SA has two similar Afrikaans ads showcasing the farm to fork journey of potatoes. The ads are currently being tested. Click here for the first TV ad and click here for the second Afrikaans ad. While you're at it,…

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Willie Jacobs, CEO of Potatoes SA.
Hanrie Greebe And Immaculate Zinde At SOPIA
Hanrie Greebe (Communications Manager) and Immaculate Zinde (Marketing Manager) at SOPIA
Images from SOPIA
Images from the State of the Potato Industry Address (SOPIA).
Images from the State of the Potato Industry Address (SOPIA).
Images from the State of the Potato Industry Address (SOPIA).
Images from the State of the Potato Industry Address (SOPIA).
Images from the State of the Potato Industry Address (SOPIA).
Images from the State of the Potato Industry Address (SOPIA).
Images from the State of the Potato Industry Address (SOPIA).
Images from the State of the Potato Industry Address (SOPIA).
Images from the State of the Potato Industry Address (SOPIA).
Hanrie Greebe And Immaculate Zinde At SOPIA

State of the Potato Industry Address (SOPIA) Wrap-Up Video (and Gallery)

I am quite satisfied with what I've seen today. The number of people that arrived, the interactions that we had, the excitement that has been created... I think this was fit on purpose. My most important drive and target that…

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State of the Potato Industry Address (SOPIA) Report

Potatoes South Africa, the mouthpiece of the potato industry, held the much-anticipated inaugural State of the Potato Industry Address (#SOPIA) on 5 May 2021. Guest speakers included Dr Brylyne Chitsunge, Pan African Parliament’s Ambassador for Food Security in Africa; and…

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Prokon Statistics for March 2021

The inspections on potatoes conducted on fresh produce is set out in the schedule. The following data was received for March 2021 from all Fresh Produce Markets. For Prokon Statistics for March 2021, click here. For more information on Prokon…

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PIF shines the spotlight on value chain resilience

The Potato Industry Forum (PIF) hosted by Potatoes South Africa (PSA) took place on 5 April this year. A small face-to-face function was hosted at the Woodhill Country Club and was also attended by role-players online. Formal proceedings included the…

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Transport issues under the spotlight

As the second quarter of 2021 dawns, potato producers are plagued by ongoing cost increases, of which diesel and other transport-related operating elements are strongly in evidence. The wholesale inland price of diesel was, at the time of writing, just…

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