Going Greenery 

Dutch produce giant The Greenery has launched a retail catalogue to help retail buyers choose vegetables from its recently expanded range. The 48-page guide introduces kohlrabi, chicory and chillies. 

Plea for grain 

European cereal growers are calling for the EU to scrap set-aside requirements for the 2008 harvest to boost the union's grain production and help rebuild plummeting stocks. The 2007 harvest is expected to fall six milllion tonnes short of requirements. 

Spuds you like 

The British Potato Council has recruited celebrity chef Gregg Wallace to tour offices with its potatoes roadshow as part of its Challenge Potatoes to Give You More campaign.