Krieger to Service Eastern Corn Belt for Helm Agro


Helm Agro US, Inc., a global manufacturer of high-quality crop protection and fertilizer products, announces the hiring of Jeff Krieger as regional sales manager for the eastern Corn Belt.

Vestaron Hires Sales Rep for Central Valley

Articles, Insecticide

Noel Cornejo has been hired as a Central Valley sales representative by Vestaron Corporation to support its peptide-based bioinsecticides.

Potato LEAF Launched at Potato Expo


New 501(c)3 organization designed to secure generations of industry leadership

Growers Select 2020 NPC Leadership


Idaho’s Britt Raybould elected 2020 president

Solynta Granted U.S. Patent for Hybrid True Potato Seed Development


Solynta announced the grant of a U.S. patent for the company's methods of producing potato inbreds and hybrids that are propagated from true seed.

Spudnik Ag Summit and Career Night


Jan. 20-21 in Blackfoot, Idaho

BioSafe Hires New Label Designer


BioSafe Systems announces the hiring of Kevin Wagner as the company’s new label designer.

Colorado’s Rural and Urban Food Communities Come Together


Schools, other public institutions are buying locally sourced food spurred by policy and values. But labor, distribution and other issues are unresolved.

Deal Could Make China a Top 5 U.S. Potato Market


President Donald Trump signed a trade agreement Wednesday with China that is expected to boost exports from U.S. farmers and manufacturers and is aimed at lowering tensions in a long-running dispute between the economic powers.

The Toll of Trade Disputes on U.S. Ag


American agricultural exports to China fell from $15.8 billion in 2017 to $5.9 billion in 2018, according to the U.S. International Trade Administration, and exports remained depressed in 2019.

Record-breaking Potato Expo 2020 Focuses Industry on the Future

Articles, Event Calendar

Event launches new leadership initiative and policy-focused podcast

Industry Welcomes Phase One Agreement Signing


Industry hopes agreement brings new export opportunity to China

Green Thumb Farms Launches Program to Expand Maine's Potato Universe


Potato-eaters this month are getting a chance to try a new variety that hasn't been seen in New England before, the result of a partnership between Green Thumb Farms of Fryeburg, Maine, and Hannaford Supermarkets.

BioSafe Systems Hires New Controls Engineer


BioSafe Systems announces the hiring of Swaraj Lavande to the company’s engineering team as a controls engineer.

Below the Surface: Bring It On

Between the Rows

Putting the “resolute” in New Year’s resolutions