Alex McDonald Ltd

Suppliers of fine seed potatoes.

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Alex McDonald Ltd

New Zealands leading suppliers of quality seed potatoes


Alex McDonald and its contracted seed potato growers produce high health seed potatoes for the New Zealand fresh market, crisping and french-fry sectors. Seed potatoes are also grown for markets in the South Pacific and Thailand. The growing and packing of seed potatoes is carried out on farms within the area of the Canterbury Plains.

Alex McDonald is committed to maintaining long-term and continuing relationships with all New Zealand potato growers whether they are fresh market, crisping or french-fry producers. This is achieved by delivery of high health seed potatoes and promoting Alex McDonald’s new varieties to our buyers to trial...


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Potato Variety Catalogue

Since 1950 Alex McDonald Ltd have been growing high health seed potatoes across the Canterbury plains. Working in both local and overseas markets we produce quality seed potatoes for the French Fry, Fresh Market and Crisping sectors.

We currently produce 72 commercial varieties to meet our clients varying requirements. Supplied below is our catalogue of potato varieties - choose a potato type along the top and then click a variety to read more. Clicking on an image will provide a high resolution image.