Between the Rows: Let's Keep It Civil

Between the Rows

Turmoil may garner most of the attention, but it doesn’t need to reign supreme.

Essential Fertilizers Ride Coronavirus Storm

Articles, Fertilizer

The domino effect of the coronavirus, as it has spread across the globe, has so far had a limited impact on the fertilizer industry. However, the full effects of the global pandemic are starting to show in some sectors.

Minimizing Bruise at Harvest and in Storage

Articles, Potato Harvesting, Potato Storage

The University of Idaho has released three new videos on potato bruise management.

Oregon Farm Debuts Chip Line


A new farmer-owned potato chip line is hitting store shelves this summer. SpudLove Snacks’ new potato chip line is made from organic potatoes grown at Threemile Canyon Farms in Boardman, Ore.

Low-tech Tool Helps Fight Late Blight


The International Potato Center (CIP), in partnership with research and development institutions in Ecuador and Peru, has developed a low-tech tool to help farmers optimize fungicide use.

Working Women: The Backbone of Family Farms


The role of women in farming continues to evolve. The added stress of working off the farm while balancing traditional responsibilities can be difficult to manage.

Alberta Producers Optimistic about Harvest Despite Pandemic


Alberta potato growers are banking on a healthy harvest after COVID-19 decimated their supply system this spring.

Drexel Adds to Sales Team


Drexel Chemical Company announces the addition of Steven Martin as its mid-South sales representative.

Between the Rows: Well, That Was a Mistake

Between the Rows

But at least you had the freedom to make it.

The Brainiacs

Articles, Irrigation

Showcasing the people behind smart irrigation

Little Helpers

Articles, Fertilizer

How microbes can bring us into the future

Calendar: Soil Health Institute Annual Meeting

Event Calendar

The non-profit organization’s virtual meeting July 30-July 31 will provide the latest information on how soil health influences carbon dynamics, water cycling, soil microbiology and on-farm economics.

Share Your Smart Irrigation Story

Articles, Irrigation

As we celebrate the people behind smart irrigation, your story deserves to be told.

Sustaining Each Other


During COVID-19 pandemic, sustainability takes center stage

Improving Phosphite Performance for Pink Rot Control

Articles, Fungicide

Phosphite-based fungicides (phosphorous acid) have been effective tools for managing pink rot. This is especially true when populations of the pink rot pathogen are resistant to mefenoxam and metalaxyl. Unfortunately, phosphite fungicides are relatively w

Michigan Potato Late Blight Forecast

Articles, Fungicide

No late blight reported. Weather-based risk low to moderate throughout Michigan.