24 January 2023
Nation is 70% self sufficient, statistics show.
GREAT Britain is 70% self-sufficient in potatoes and potato products are worth £3.1bn (USD 3.8bn), according to most recent statistics.
For every £1 (USD 1.2) of potatoes grown and sold in the UK, consumer expenditure is £3.70 (USD 4.5) through value chain impacts according to The Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs' United Kingdom Food Security Report.
2020 GB potato production up 4% year-on-year
Natural volatile helps with stored potatoes
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