“This is the first time ever in the history of growing potatoes in this valley that we’ve ever had late blight show up,” says Churchill, Mont., seed grower Dan Dyk.
Red River Valley potato growers are expecting a good crop with excellent color and quality, a good mix of sizes and average tonnage. The question is, what are they going to get for their efforts?
Retailers can help give back to the community during the holiday season, thanks to a new retail coupon promotion from the Idaho Potato Commission in partnership with Country Crock.
In an effort to beautify John F. Kennedy Airport in New York and to educate travelers about farming, JetBlue Airways is opening its own farm, just outside Terminal 5.
Lack of rain in the Red River Valley is making it hard to harvest potatoes without damaging the crop.
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