Frequently Asked Questions

    Does JG Broun buy and sell potatoes?

  • JG Broun does not invest or own the potatoes, we grade, store and cut potatoes for our customers. The certification process is overseen by an independent entity.

  • Does JG Broun do pre-cutting?

  • JG Broun offers an additional service of pre-cutting to its customers and re-cool storing if required.

  • What time of the year does the Grading process commence?

  • The Grading process commences in March/April and continues through to Mid May.

  • How do you keep track of the seed intake to avoid mixing one customers potatoes with another?

  • The client tracking and labelling system ensures all potatoes are traceable which allows accurate storage processes and customer demand to be managed efficiently and in a timely manner.

  • What steps do you take to ensure the potatoes are protected from infection?

  • Fungicides are added to the seed line during processing to minimise infection and optimise seed quality. Cleanliness is paramount, with all processing equipment being sterilised after each line/crop is processed JG Broun prides itself on maintaining a clean and sterile environment at all times.