Pep Ltd was founded in 1993 but only started trading in 2003. All Shareholders at Pep have vast experience in the world potato business. Pep Ltd is predominantly involved in the growing and marketing of seed and table potatoes for export. We are also importers of new potatoes and onions.
The majority of our seed potato production is from minitubers in the safe haven of Scotland enabling us to provide high quality limited generation seed to our customers.
NEW POTATO VARIETIES.
We market over 50000 Mts every season to more than 20 countries worldwide and through our associated company in Spain, PepSur marketing, S.L. http://www.pepsur.es/ are the exclusive marketing agents in Portuguese and Spanish territories of Irish Potato Marketing Ltd (IPM Ltd) and Cygnet PB varieties.
We are also the exclusive marketing agents for CYGNET PB in other selected markets (Slovenia, Egypt, Morocco, Algeria most significantly).
We are members of Potato Partners Northern Ireland (PPNI) and as such are involved in the potato breeding program of Loughall, Northern Ireland.
COMPREHENSIVE VARIETY TRIALLING.
Each year we carry-out clonal, varietal and demonstration fields. Our clonal trials are in Seville for the early varieties and in Valladolid, central Spain for the maincrops.
SEED POTATO EXPORTERS.
Over 16.000 Mts. each season to more than 17 countries.
TABLE POTATO EXPORTERS.
Main exporter to Canary Island, Spain and other markets – Over 30000 tonnes in 2009/2010
Importers of Majorcan, Spanish (Chipping) and Portuguese potatoes.
PAN EUROPEAN POTATO ENTERPRISE, LTD
– is a silver sustaining partner of the World Potato Congress .
– is a member of the British Potato Trade Association .
– is a member of Pre Basic Growers Association.
– is a member of the British Society of Plant Breeders.