Media Coverage

Potatoes NZ Inc. and the NZ potato industry frequently receive media coverage see below for links to a variety of media features.

Agribusiness – Spud Yield Funding 21 May 2015 Media Research - General News - page 3 Growers Welcome Spud Yield Funding The $260,000 three-year project, which will be financed through the Sustainable Farming Fund (SFF) and managed by the ...
TV3 Campbell Live – Chip Group Trained Operator 1 May 2015 Consumers -  TV3 - Campbell Live - Thomas and his fish and chip shop - CHIP Group Best Chip Competition Winner Tonight on Campbell Live, John Campbell crossed live from ...
KPMG Business News 22 April 2015 - Potatoes New Zealand wins funding KPMG Business News - Potatoes New Zealand wins funding. Potatoes New Zealand has won funding from the Ministry for Primary Industries for a major ...
Southland Daily Times – Monster Spud 21 April 2015 Consumers Media - Monster Spud Found in Invercargill Garden Southland Daily Times - Monster Spud Found In Invercargill Garden Something unusual is going on in Graham Reid's garden. Alongside the six ...
Radio NZ – Nine to Noon Interview with Mike Moleta, PNZ Inc. Director 23 February 2015 Media - The Humble Spud - cooking with potatoes "Mike Moleta from Potatoes New Zealand Inc. has been involved in the potato industry as a grower for nearly 20 years. ...
Stuff.co.nz – Potatoes Aren’t the Enemy 17 February 2015 - Potatoes Aren't the Enemy Stuff - Potatoes aren't the enemy   NICOLA JACKSON The poor potato has had a bit of a hard time lately. A lot of people ...
NZ Herald – 10 Food Facts 16 February 2015 Health Media Nutrition - 10 Surprising Food Facts NZ Herald - 10 Surprising Food Facts Our understanding of the foods we commonly eat is constantly changing — and scientists at Plant and ...
Hospo Nation – Gluten Free Potato Treats 5 February 2015 - Hospo Nation - Gluten free recipes use potatoes as alternative for flour (About 5000 people receive Hospo Nation which is targeted at chefs/restaurant/cafe owners, bakers and quick service ...
Radio NZ – Morning Rural News 2 December 2014 Media - Radio NZ - Morning Rural News Potato shortage - 2 minutes into show
Stuff.co.nz – Chips Are Down 2 December 2014 Media - Chips are down, shops stock up Samantha Gee - Reporter   A potato shortage which is affecting chip production has meant retailers in Nelson are stocking up on ...
Seven Sharp – Spud Shortage 2 December 2014 Media - Seven Sharp - Spud Shortage
Bite – December Feature 1 December 2014 Media - BITE Magazine Feature Four new season potato recipes from Warren Elwin: New Potatoes Boiled with Fragrant Herbs Christmassy Potato Stuffing Indian Spiced Potato Mash Spring Potato Salad
Stuff.co.nz – Potato Shortage 1 December 2014 - Stuff.co.nz - Potato Shortage Ripples Through North Island COLLETTE DEVLIN - Reporter   The chips are down this Christmas as the impact of a potato shortage ripples through New ...
TV 3 – Potato Shortage 30 November 2014 Media - TV3 - Potato Shortage Impacts Chip Producers, Sophie Lawry  - Reporter
Otago Daily Times – Jersey Bennes 14 November 2014 Media - Otago Daily Times - Profitable Harvest of Jersey Bennes  Sally Brooker - Courier Country - Reporter   North Otago's most famous produce is being harvested for the new ...
Ruth Pretty – Potato Salad 7 November 2014 Media Recipes - Ruth Pretty  - Potato Salad with Celery Caper Dressing   Dig into new potato dishes fresh for summer. New potatoes signal the start of warmer weather and a ...
ODT – Asparagus and New Potato 5 November 2014 Media Recipes - Otago Daily Times - Asparagus and Potato on Rye   This combines two of my favourite spring ingredients and is served on rye bread. It is great for ...
Scoop – Dig into New Potatoes 3 November 2014 - Scoop Independent News - Dig into New Potato Dishes Fresh for Summer   Dig into new potato dishes fresh for summer New potatoes signal the start of warmer ...