Potato Certification Service

Pepper Ringspot Virus (PepRSV): The latest threat to the potato industry

The National Plant Protection Organization of South Africa (NPPOZA) notified the International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC) on 21 December 2023 of the detection of Pepper Ringspot Virus (PepRSV) in South Africa.

Production Statistics

The latest statistics of records captured on the Potato Certification Service Information System.

Seed Potato Grower of 2024

Follow the link below to view the announcement of the top three seed potato growers for 2024.

Certified Seed Potatoes

Follow the link below to view the South African variety list and the list of distributors of certified seed potatoes.

PCS - Managing Director appointed

It is a pleasure to notify you that Dr Ansa van Vuuren will join the PCS Team as Managing Director as of 1 July 2024.