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Potato Association of America

The Potato Association of America (PAA) was established in 1913 by a large group of devoted people from Maine, New York, Colorado and Washington D.C. Individuals are principally from the United States, Canada, Mexico, and Latin America, yet another 30 nations all through the world are spoken to in the enrollment. 

The PAA has as a principal goal, the accumulation and scattering of the best accessible specialized and viable data identifying with all parts of potato research, science, and use. The PAA serves as the official expert society for those included in potato research, augmentation, creation, and use. The Association gives chances to contribute in one or a greater amount of six segments: Breeding and Genetics, Certification, Extension, Production and Management, Plant Protection, Physiology, and Utilization and Marketing.

The PAA meets every year, more often than not in July or August, at chose locales all through North America and Canada. The PAA distributes the American Journal Potato Research as a method for scattering the most recent data identifying with potato science, including rearing and hereditary qualities, crop and capacity administration, showcasing, preparing, illness and vermin control, and new assortment discharges.

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Society conference, meetings and events acts as an excellent bridge between the researchers across the globe. These meetings are wonderful global platform for knowledge exchange, sharing, networking and collaboration. With the similar intention and motive PULSUS through is all set to explore series of Medical Conferences in USA, Europe, and Asia-Pacific and Middle East regions throughout the world during 2017-18. These conferences will focus on different topics such as Cardiology, Dentistry, Dermatology, Diabetes and Endocrinology, Nutrition and  Food safety, Gastroenterology, Immunology, Nephrology, Neurology and Psychiatry, Nursing and Palliative care,  Oncology and  Pathology, Ophthalmology, Surgery,  Toxicology,  Paediatrics and many more.

USA Potato Societies: USA is considered to be the hub of research. There are several societies working on different field, out of which Potato Association of America, United Potato Growers of America, National Potato Council, Maine Potato Board, Northern Plains Potato Growers Association, etc., plays a major role in the research of Potato. These societies and association are located in Florida, Wisconsin, Washington, California and Maine.

European Potato Societies: The European Association for Potato Research was established in 1957 and is working on potato research. In European region there are other societies and associations located in Germany, France, Netherlands, Poland, and UK. Next to USA, Europe is considered to have excellent research facilities and farming techniques. European Potato Trade Association, European Potato Processors' Association and European Association for Potato Research are the major research associations, these associations were established with an aim of providing information about Potato research and industry.

Asia- Pacific Potato Societies: Asia is the first largest potato production industry. China is the first biggest potato producer, and almost a third of all potatoes is harvested in China and India. Asia-Pacific Association of Agricultural Research Institutions is the largest association which fund for potato research. There are many medical societies and associations in different countries like Asia - International Potato Center, Chinese Potato Association and Asia-Pacific Association of Agricultural Research Institutions. Majority of the societies are located in Australia, China, India, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines and Singapore.

Middle East Potato Societies: The potato research in Middle East countries is less when compared to Asia, USA and Europe. Turkey is the highest potato harvesting country, next comes Egypt whereas, KSA harvesting potato is below 500,000 tons.