IBP travelled to Keshan, China, this month to study their partners' locations, machinery, equipment and future potato fields. The soil quality and structure as well as the possibilities for irrigation have been investigated. In addition, other locations of the value chain have been visited such as the future French fry factory, laboratory storage hangars and more. Advise was provided on soil management and pest control.
Afterwards, in Xian, an MOU was signed for further cooperation during a conference aiming to promote cooperation between East and West China.