New, state-of-the-art PEI potato storage facility opens
By Food in Canada
Cavendish Farms has officially opened its new potato storage facility, which will mean the company can supply potatoes year-round.
The new facility, says a statement, is 88,000 sq. ft. and has a refrigerated potato storage capacity of 48 million pounds. The facility is split into two separate buildings with each building being 44,000 sq. ft.
Cavendish Farms is using the Tolsma System, which will allow the company to maintain consistent quality potatoes all year for use at its two processing plants on the island. For the full story, click here.