Potato GAP


Wageningen University & Research organises Sino-Europe potato workshop in July in Zhangjiakou

Published on
April 1, 2016

On 14 and 15 July 2016 the 2nd Sino-Europe workshop on potato sustainable production and technical cooperation will take place in Zhangjiakou, China, venue of the 2022 Olympic Winter games and the new plant of Aviko. Wageningen UR, Snow Valley and NAFTC a.o. organise the workshop.

The workshop is supported by the Potato GAP China from Topsector Agrifood Internationaal. GAP aims to transfer Dutch technology and knowledge for sustainable potato production and storage to China.


The program consists of a 1.5 day workshop and a 0.5 day field demonstration event with examples of Good Agricultural Practice (GAP), planted by Snow Valley,the Chinese manufacturing company that supplies potatoes to Aviko. Heilongjiang Agricultural Academy of Science (HAAS) and Wageningen UR will develop the scientific part of the program.


Summary workshop presentations