One Industry, One Goal


Working together to ensure producer profitability

Claim to Fame


Idaho potatoes continue to attract their share of celebrity promotions.

Fighting Fire with Fire


University of Lethbridge and Agriculture Canada scientists plan to infect the bacteria that cause blackleg with a virus

Yara Launches Agoro Carbon Alliance


The move will help enable the decarbonization of the North American food system

Logical Choice

Articles, Irrigation, New Products

Five reasons producers should consider propane-powered irrigation

Adama Announces Winners of ‘Thank a Retailer’ Program

Articles, Fungicide, Herbicide, Insecticide

The Thank a Retailer contest expanded this year to create more community connections and help retailers and growers give back to those in need.

A Leg Up

Articles, Fungicide, New Products

BASF's Provysol fungicide provides great control of early blight

Pesticides Buyers’ Guide

Articles, Insecticide, New Products

There are a lot of little critters out to get your potato crop. The products in this buyers' guide will help you fight them off.

Going Viral


Tackling the problem of evolving viruses

America’s Favorite Vegetable


Unpacking the 2021 Consumer Attitudes and Usage study

Potato Wastewater Could Help Recycle High-Tech Devices


New research from Idaho National Laboratory suggests that potato wastewater might serve well as a low-cost food source for a special bacterium that could be used to recycle high-tech devices, industrial catalysts and other sources of rare earth elements.

Between the Rows: Mother Knows Best

Between the Rows

She may not be infallible, but she knows more than anyone else.

50 for 50: Jerry Bushman

50 for 50, Grower of the Month

Jerry Bushman began his career in the potato industry in September 1961 and established Bushmans' Inc. in 1974.

Climate Change Affects Production of Russet Burbanks


But new varieties are helping farmers adapt to warmer, drier conditions.

Rising Challengers


In a rapidly changing world, agriculture faces more challenges than ever before. How do we best meet them?

Wisconsin Potato Planting ahead of Schedule


Potato growers in Wisconsin’s Central Sands region expect to wrap up planting soon.