Special edition magazine "Potato World" on potato sector Argentina


In the February 2016 edition of the Dutch magazine ‘Aardappelwereld’ ("Potato World"), an extensive article has been published on the potato sector in Argentina.

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Establishing slaughterhouse and meat processing plant in South Africa


On the 12th of April 2016 Agriment finalized the work for executing a feasibility study and bankable business plan for a slaughterhouse and meat processing plant in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda District Municipality (DrKKDM), the North West Province of South Africa. The PPP project (Public Private Partnership) was initiated by DrKKDM, the city of Matlosana and AngloGold Ashanti. After having presented the results in November 2015 to the Project Steering Committee, on the 12th of April the results were presented to the mandating organisations and the main stakeholders. The feasibility study covered not only the meat processing plant, but as well the supply chain for cattle and for pigs. In the business plan all aspects of the business case are covered: 

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Potato sector study Brazil


A sector study for the Brazilian potato sector has been conducted within the frame of the GITAH project. The sector study addresses all parts of the Brazilian potato sector, including the potato market, seed- and ware potato production, inspection, storage, mechanization, irrigation and processing. This report can serve to formulate a strategy for the development of the sector during the next decade.

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Closure meeting GITAH potato chain project Argentina


On Thursday 26 November the GITAHpapa project and the K2K project, which have been running in Argentina for the past 4 years, have been closed in a joint meeting. The meeting took place on ‘Estancia El Recreo’ just north of Mar del Plata, in the province of Buenos Aires. 

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Official Closure GITAH and K2K projects Argentina


On Thursday 26 November 2015 the formal closure of the GITAH and K2K project takes place. For this all Argentine contacts, who have contributed to the success of the project, will be invited. The meeting will be held near the city of Mar del Plata.

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