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Seed Potato Varieties Each variety of potato has a best "end use".  Whilst the best end use is determined by the attributes of the variety, this does not limit it's application to that end use.  Some varieties which may be deemed good for the fresh market, may also serve well as a crisper etc.
Find a Grower Victorian Seed Potato Growers operate under the guidelines of the Certified Seed Potato Scheme.

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SPV Meeting dates for 2015

May 12, in Warragul, followed by a district meeting

August 12, in Colac, followed by a district meeting

October AGM, date to be advised

November 10, in Bungaree followed by district meeting.

 

 

Seed Potatoes Victoria Inc. (SPV) represents approximately 70 certified seed producers in Victoria and South Australia; central to Ballarat, Kinglake, Gippsland, Portland, Kangaroo Island and the Otways.

The representative body is made up of delegates from each seed growing area. The delegates meet regularly to discuss issues pertinent to its members. These meetings are also attended by members of the Victorian Department of Primary Industries and the certifying authority, ViCSPA.

Disease, pests and other threats, marketing, OH&S, technology and innovation are some of the issues discussed at the meetings. With the support of this cross section of industry representatives, SPV is capable of handling most issues efficiently and initiating new projects that are relevant to the ever changing environment in which its members operate.

The name Seed Potatoes Victoria represents reliability, responsibility, proven performance and years of expertise in producing quality seed.


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