Potato deal strengthens Mitolo as it digs in for new season

The recent finalisation of a takeover of Thomas Foods International’s potato business and a spike in demand through the coronavirus pandemic has cemented Mitolo Group as the Australia’s largest fresh spud producer.

Frank (left) and John Mitolo have begun this season’s potato harvest after a strong year of sales throughout the coronavirus pandemic.

The company, which is based in Adelaide Plains of South Australia and has potato and onion farms in the Riverland and Mallee regions of the state, is…