Agri Benchmark training at Thünen Institute

Date of the project: 21 – 24 February 2017

Goal of the project: To compare competitiveness between the same agrofood industries in the world

Summary of the project: To compare competitiveness between the same agrofood industries in the world the Thünen Institute in Braunschweig has developed a special benchmark program called Agri benchmark.

On behave of the British AHDB (Agriculture Horticulture Development Board) Victor Phaff was trained during an intensive 3 days session how to use this program for Dutch potato growing.

Victor is Secretary of the NEPG (North Western European Potato Growers) who will join this Agri benchmark as a group powered by the British potato industry. During this training, which took place in the last week of February, 20 countries participated both in the classroom as online. Victor Phaff graduated for this training.