SAMPRO – South African Mini Tuber Producers

 

SAMPRO is the acronym for the South African Mini Tuber Producers.  Members consist of the in vitro gene bank facilities,tissue culture mass propagation facilities, as well as mini tuber production facilities . SAMPRO is a platform for the nuclear seed potato producers to get together annually to discuss technical matters related to the production of early generation material.

 

      Tissue Culture Facilities

B 007 – Agricultural Research Council 
Contact:    Ms. Nokuthula Myeza
Vegetable and Ornamental Plant Institute (VOPI)
Private Bag X293, PRETORIA, 0001
Tel: +27 (12) 808 8000
Email:    MyezaN@arc.agric.za 
C 001 –  CeresAartappels (Edms) Bpk
Contact:    Mr Danie Malan
P O Box 22, PRINCE ALFRED HAMLET, 6840
Tel:  +27 (23) 313 3100
Email:    admin@cerespotato.co.za 
L 001 – Rascal Seed Research Laboratories (PTY) Ltd
Contact:    Mr Dawie Ras
P O Box 122, CHRISTIANA, 2680
Tel:  +27 (72) 628 0964
Email:    dawie@minitubers.co.za
Web address:    http://www.minitubers.co.za
N 196 – Super
Spuds Seed Potatoes
Contact:    Mr Chris Dwen
P O Box 214, UNDERBERG, 3257
Tel:  +27 (33) 701 1081
E-mail:    admin@potatoesafrica.co.za 
 
Mini Tuber Producers
B 008 – Potato Seed
Production (Pty) Ltd
Contact:    Mr Jakkie Mellet
P O Box 295, LYDENBURG, 1120
Tel:  +27 (13) 235 3891
E-mail:    enquiries@potatoseed.co.za
Web address:    http://www.potatoseed.co.za 
C 001 – Ceres
Aartappels (Edms) Bpk

Contact:    Mr Danie Malan
P O Box 22, PRINCE ALFRED HAMLET, 6840
Tel:  +27 (23) 313 3100
Email:    admin@cerespotato.co.za 

 

 

D 064 – Griekwaland-Wes
Koöperasie
Contact:    Mr Nico du Toit
P O Box 47, DOUGLAS, 8730
Tel:  +27 (53) 298 8200 / +27 (82) 806 9997
Email:    nicodt@gwk.co.za 
Web address:    http://www.gwk.co.za 

 

L 001 – Rascal Seed Research Laboratories (Pty) Ltd
Contact:    Mr Dawie Ras
P O Box 122, CHRISTIANA, 2680
Tel:  +27 (72) 628 0964
E-mail:    dawie@minitubers.co.za
Web address:    http://www.minitubers.co.za 

 

N 196  – Super Spuds
Seed Potatoes
Contact:    Mr Chris Dwen
P O Box 214, UNDERBERG, 3257
Tel:  +27 (33) 701 1081
E-mail:    admin@potatoesafrica.co.za 

 

P 020 – Maluti Mini Tubers
Contact:    Ms Penny Osler
P O Box 1, SHERIDAN, 9704
Tel:  +27 (82) 779 5956
E-mail:    pao@lonetreefarms.co.za  

 

S 169 – Advanced
Potato Propagation
Contact:    Ms Mahanda Bence
P O Box 2956, DURBANVILLE, 7551
Tel:  +27 (21) 914 5457
E-mail:    app@fpd.co.za
Web address:    http://www.fpd.co.za