See all the latest in potato harvesting

29 June 2001

See all the latest in potato harvesting

POTATO growers and contractors will get the chance to see the latest in potato harvesting machinery at British Potato 2001, which will be held on Sept 4 and 5 at the Newark showground in Notts.

Organised by the British Potato Council and sponsored by the Higgins Group, the event includes a 21ha (52-acre) Courage potato crop which will be harvested by 2-row, 4-row and self-propelled machines exhibited by Amac, DeWulf, Grimme, Netago Reekie, Richard Pearson and Standen.

Grower and packer group Greenvale AP are sponsoring a separate grading and handling demonstration including machines from Haith Tickhill, RJ Herbert Engineering and Tong Engineering with a number of materials handling and packaging companies. &#42

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