Motion Industries Announces Acquisitions


Motion Industries has entered into agreements to acquire TRC Hydraulics, a Canadian-based supplier of hydraulic products and services, and F&L Industrial Solutions, Inc., a distributor of T-slotted aluminum extrusion components.

IGSA Convention Canceled

Articles, Event Calendar

Originally scheduled for Aug. 31-Sept. 5, the event will not be held for only the second time in its 92-year history.

A Day on the Links


30th Annual Potato Grower Golf Tournament was held July 20.

Maine Growers Advocate for Harvest Break

Articles, Potato Harvesting

Students in Aroostook County, Maine, have been excused from classes for two to three weeks each fall to work for farmers during the annual potato harvest.

N.D. Family Helps Spread Ag Knowledge


Shephard Farms held its annual Shephard Farms Farm Weekend, despite the COVID-19 pandemic. Attendees came to Shephard Farms and learned about farming and the ag industry firsthand.

Wada Farms Anticipates Quality Onion, Potato Crops


In contrast to the challenging weather issues growers in Idaho and eastern Oregon faced during the 2019 growing season, this year “Mother Nature has been very kind.”

Growers Worry Struggles Could Last Past End of Pandemic


Though the federal government has stepped in to help the potato industry, some farmers say their struggles could last long after the pandemic.

New Product: DrySee Waterproof Bandages

New Products

Proprietary liquid-indicating gauze changes color if liquid breaches and new bandage is needed

Oregon Potato Processor Rebounds from COVID-19


Wong Potatoes reported five cases among employees of the business on April 20, one of the first locations in the state to have multiple cases. The facility is now back in full operation.

Picture of Health


Why all the discussion about soil health?

Eagle Eye Produce to Ship New Potatoes

Articles, Potato Harvesting

Eagle Eye Produce, a top-tier grower and shipper of fresh produce based in Idaho Falls, Idaho, will start shipping new crop russet potatoes the first week of August, with new crop red and yellow potatoes to follow shortly after.

AGCO Celebrating 15 Years of Operator of the Year Awards


Ag application retailers to be honored with local charitable donations in 2020

Toro Launches Sustainability Platform


Further strengthens company’s commitment to make a positive impact financially, socially and environmentally worldwide

Rabo AgriFinance Leadership Team Changes


Nathan Thomsen, who has been the company’s eastern territory general manager, will assume the position of northwest regional managing director. Jan Pieter van Oosten is eastern territory general manager beginning Aug. 1.