Partnership NWO Domain TTW-Holland Innovative Potato

Potato is a great carrier of nutritional value, well appreciated in many food products, eaten 3-5 times a week by consumers of all age. Potato is a balanced food with starch for energy and vitamins and minerals with high bio-availability. As the third world, staple crop potato is highly relevant to contribute to wellbeing and healthy ageing by bringing nutrition with calories to people and to feed the world responsibly.

The objective of this Partnership programme is come to a thorough understanding of agronomy to increase the economic yield, quality and stability (higher average, less variance) as a function of the most important management factors in potato culture. Secondly, this partnership aims to provide insight in the genetics related to stable economic yield and quality.

Proposals need to be submitted to NWO Domain TTW before Thursday January 11th, 2017, 14.00 CE(S)T via the online application system ISAAC.

For more information please go to the TTW website.



Closed for application


11 January 2018 14:00

Grant type

Cooperation and Exchange

Science area

Applied and Engineering Sciences