Royal Avebe, Solynta Partner on Hybrid Potato Breeding

Articles, Seed Potatoes

Royal Avebe will be working with hybrid potato breeding company Solynta on the hybrid breeding of starch potato varieties.

International Effort to Combat Crop-Threatening Weeds


International Weed Genomics Consortium led by Colorado State University

USDA Aid to Help Klamath Basin Drought


Department allocates up to $10 million to partner with California and Oregon to assist producers impacted by drought in Klamath River Basin

USDA Chief Actuary Highlights Crop Insurance Strengths


America’s farmers and ranchers face an incredible number of risks every year, ranging from catastrophic weather events to market disruptions.

Mexican Potato Farmers Vow to Continue Fight against U.S. Imports


Mexico’s Supreme Court has again refused to make a ruling that could allow substantial new access to the Mexican market worth hundreds of millions of dollars annually for U.S. potatoes.

Alberta Growers Optimistic as Planting Begins


H&S Manufacturing is a vibrant, agricultural related manufacturing company that sprang from an innovative potato and sugarbeet farm in northwestern Minnesota.

New Product: Lyra 3-in-1 Biostimulant

Articles, Fertilizer, New Products

Verdesian Life Sciences offers an exciting new tool for nutrient management in drip irrigation.

Below the Surface: Working from Home

Between the Rows

Farm kids and their professional advantages

Motion Announces Director of Corporate Development


Motion Industries announces that Jim May was promoted to director of corporate development, effective April 1.

Art’s Way Introduces Robust New Equipment

Articles, New Products, Potato Equipment

New X Series manure spreaders and 9016-HD high dump cart offer hard-working features and benefits.

Alberta Declared PCN-Free


Alberta exports the most seed potatoes in Canada, so the suspected presence of PCN in the province has been a challenge for producers looking to ship their products to the U.S. and Asia.

Reinke Recognizes Rain for Rent as Top 10 Dealer

Articles, Irrigation, New Products

Reinke Manufacturing has recognized Rain for Rent as a top 10 dealer in total sales, top five parts dealer and top five in territory sales for the U.S. and Canada.

Motion Announces Group VP


Motion Industries announces that Aurelio Banda will join the company as Motion’s new group vice president of automation, effective April 1.

Koch Agronomic Acquires Compass Minerals' North American Micronutrient Assets


Koch Agronomic Services, LLC reached an agreement with Compass Minerals to purchase Compass' North American micronutrient assets, the global intellectual property rights, with trademarks and patents, and certain other assets associated with the Wolf Trax,

ProSource Produce Introduces Idaho Potato Packaging


ProSource Produce LLC has released the first images of the company’s branded potato packaging.