Industry Invited to Attend PAA Annual Meeting

Event Calendar

PAA meeting to be held in Boise July 22-26

BioCeresWP Biological Mycoinsecticide

Articles, Insecticide, New Products

BioCeres WP is used for the biological control of numerous pests including whiteflies, aphids and thrips by adhering to and penetrating the insect’s exoskeleton.

Adjuvants 101

Articles, Fungicide, Herbicide, Insecticide

OreIda Introduces Potato Pay Ad Campaign


OreIda's new, hilariously effective ad campaign aims to help parents who struggle to get their kids to eat their dinner.

Calendar: 2018 Irrigation Show

Event Calendar, Irrigation

Dec. 3-7 in Long Beach, Calif.

InfoAg Conference


In St. Louis

Lamb Weston Supports Growers with Sustainable Development


The potato processor developed a comprehensive 'Sustainable Agriculture' plan that is now being turned into practice together with growers.

NewCold to Open Idaho Facility


Fully automated cold storage facility in Burley, Idaho, set to open early 2019 and will house primary tenant McCain Foods USA

Washington, Oregon Potatoes Running a Little Late


Good potato growing conditions and harvest timing running a few days later than normal are reported by Washington and Oregon potato industry leaders.

Chinese Scientists Use Nanotechnology to Control Sprouts

Articles, Potato Storage

Chinese scientists have developed a nanomaterial to control potato sprouts and reduce the harmful substance in potatoes, providing a new method for potato storage.

Kuhn Partners with 4R Nutrient Stewardship

Articles, New Products, Potato Equipment

Kuhn North America, Inc. announces its partnership with 4R Nutrient Stewardship, which provides a framework to achieve cropping system goals such as increased production and improved sustainability.

Netafim Project Receives Vanguard Award

Irrigation, New Products

Netafim and Gallo Vineyards Inc.’s variable rate drip irrigation project has been awarded a prestigious 2018 Vanguard Award by the Irrigation Association.

Helm Agro Acquires BASF's Extreme Herbicide

New Products

Extreme provides excellent burndown and season-long residual control of more than 50 broadleaf and grass weeds.

Nestlé Patents Potato-Based Infant Formula


The company presents its formula, based on potato protein microparticles, as a naturally hypoallergenic infant formula that is suitable for infants with cow’s milk protein allergies.

Steps Toward Late Blight Resistance


Professor Jonathan Jones from The Sainsbury Laboratory in England is investigating ways that Maris Piper potatoes can be genetically modified to develop late blight resistance.