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Live Demonstrations


PotatoEurope 2017 demonstrates knowledge
The theme of the 2017 edition of PotatoEurope is ‘Potatoes feed/meet the world’. It features 250 exhibitors and offers many opportunities to gain practical knowledge. The trade show hosts a wealth of demonstrations, showing how the international potato world is preparing for a sustainable future with the help of technological advancements. On 13 and 14 September, a predicted 15,000 visitors can watch potato harvesters, transport vehicles, tractors, storage machinery and box filling equipment – all live in action!



The Case IH tractors will make sure that all machines can operate perfectly.


During the event, potato harvesters of the AVR, DeWulf-Miedema, Grimme, Ropa, Ploeger, VSS, Scanstone, and Veenma brands will be lifting the potatoes.


The potatoes will be transported from the field to the storage machinery and box filling demonstration with tipper lorries of the Fliegl, Jeantile, Beboma, Joskin, Areko, Dezeure and Agroliner brands.


At the storage demonstration, machinery of the brands Dewulf-Miedema, AVR, Bijlsma Hercules, Prinsen-Visser, Van Trier, Grimme and Downs are in action.

Box Filling

Unique this edition is the box filling demonstrations. On this part of the plot the brands Bijlsma-Hercules, Mechatec, Tong Engineering, DeWulf-Miedema and Van Hees machinery and Prinsen will give an interesting demonstration. Mechatec Box Handling systems is going to show a new box filler that can process a maximum of 280m3 of potatoes an hour and can be fitted with a weighing system.