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Albert Bartlett Varieties Marketed in North America

Articles

A leading potato brand from the UK is now exclusively offered by Robinson Fresh.

Idaho Grower-Shippers Roll Out New Products

Articles

Some Idaho potato growers have introduced new products and revamped their packaging this year, with a focus on adding value and convenience.

Zebra Chip Pathogen Found in Western Canada

Articles

For the first time, evidence of the zebra chip pathogen has been found in potato fields in southern Alberta

New Product: JCB Compact Track Loaders

New Products

JCB introduces its 210T and 215T compact track loaders, offering the power and performance of large-platform compact track loaders in small-platform, easily towable machines.

Red River Valley Potatoes Having Good Year

Articles

Potato growers in the Northern Plains region are enjoying healthy harvest yields, good quality and high demand.

Blackstone Named Maine’s Young Farmer of the Year

Articles

The Maine Potato Board has announced that Dan Blackstone of Caribou, Maine, has been selected as the 2018 Young Farmer of the Year.

Dosatron Receives Exceptional Employer Award

Articles

Dosatron International, Inc. is one of 10 businesses in Florida to be recognized for being exceptional employers of people with special abilities.

Calendar: Washington State Weed Conference

Articles, Event Calendar

The Washington State Weed Conference, one of the largest meetings of its kind in the United States, celebrates its 67th anniversary Nov. 1-3 at the Wenatchee Convention Center.

Wisconsin Tour Discusses Seed Potato Business

Articles, Seed Potatoes

The area near Antigo, Wis., grows about 8,000 acres of seed potatoes.

Southern Idaho Harvest Coming to an End

Articles

While wildfires raged and smoke filled Idaho’s sky, the state’s famous potato crop suffered this summer.

New Product: Rotam ReTurn XL with Oxamyl

Insecticide, New Products

Rotam announced today that ReTurn XL insecticide/nematicide for use on potato, cotton, tobacco and peanuts has just received EPA registration.

WSU Gets $1.5 Million for Specialty Crop Research

Articles

Seven research teams at Washington State University will enhance the competitiveness of Pacific Northwest crops by fighting diseases and advancing sustainable agriculture.

Senninger Introduces New Website

Articles, Irrigation

Senninger Irrigation recently introduced its new website at www.senninger.com. In addition to being more visually appealing, it provides customers with easier access to more content, including site studies, videos, application photos, and tools and softwa

Preparing a Management Plan for Rhizoctonia

Articles, Fungicide

Rhizoctonia prefers cool, moist conditions and leads to poor stands and stunted plants. The pathogen overwinters on infected tubers, in plant residue and infested soils.

FMC Cleared to Gain DuPont Crop Protection Assets

Articles

After receiving final antitrust approval from the Competition Commission of India, FMC has the all-clear to acquire a portion of DuPont’s crop protection business. India marked the final country needed to close the deal.

Fresh, Dehy, Frozen Exports Increase

Articles

Exports of frozen, dehydrated and fresh potatoes in July 2017 all showed gains compared to July 2016, according to Potatoes USA.