James Leslie from Sesisonke Farming, near Harrismith, was announced as the Eastern Free State Potato Farmer of the Year at the Eastern Free State Information Day on 07 March 2019. (Read the full article in the forthcoming CHIPS March/April 2019 edition)
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.