May 08, 2021
Articles
Buzz Shahan, Chief Operating Officer, United Potato Growers of America

One Industry, One Goal

Working together to ensure producer profitability
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May 07, 2021
Articles
Frank Muir, IPC President and CEO

Claim to Fame

Idaho potatoes continue to attract their share of celebrity promotions.
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May 07, 2021
Articles
Doug Ferguson

Fighting Fire with Fire

University of Lethbridge and Agriculture Canada scientists plan to infect the bacteria that cause blackleg with a virus
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May 07, 2021
Articles

Yara Launches Agoro Carbon Alliance

The move will help enable the decarbonization of the North American food system
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May 07, 2021
Articles, Irrigation, New Products
Michael Newland, Propane Education & Research Council

Logical Choice

Five reasons producers should consider propane-powered irrigation
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May 06, 2021
Articles, Fungicide, Herbicide, Insecticide

Adama Announces Winners of ‘Thank a Retailer’ Program

The Thank a Retailer contest expanded this year to create more community connections and help retailers and growers give back to those in need.
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May 06, 2021
Articles, Fungicide, New Products
Tyrell Marchant, Editor

A Leg Up

BASF's Provysol fungicide provides great control of early blight
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May 05, 2021
Articles, Insecticide, New Products

Pesticides Buyers’ Guide

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.
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May 05, 2021
Articles
Nora Olsen & Alex Karasev

Going Viral

Tackling the problem of evolving viruses
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May 05, 2021
Articles
Kim Breshears, Marketing Programs Director, U.S. Potato Board

America’s Favorite Vegetable

Unpacking the 2021 Consumer Attitudes and Usage study
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May 04, 2021
Articles
Cory Hatch

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.
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May 04, 2021
Between the Rows
Tyrell Marchant, Editor

Between the Rows: Mother Knows Best

She may not be infallible, but she knows more than anyone else.
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May 04, 2021
50 for 50, Grower of the Month

50 for 50: Jerry Bushman

Jerry Bushman began his career in the potato industry in September 1961 and established Bushmans' Inc. in 1974.
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May 04, 2021
Articles

Climate Change Affects Production of Russet Burbanks

But new varieties are helping farmers adapt to warmer, drier conditions.
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May 04, 2021
Articles
Patrice Sellès & Tyrell Marchant

Rising Challengers

In a rapidly changing world, agriculture faces more challenges than ever before. How do we best meet them?
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May 04, 2021
Articles

Quarterly Report of Retail Potato Sales

A year after unexpected, unparalleled growth
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May 04, 2021
Articles
Larry Lee

Wisconsin Potato Planting ahead of Schedule

Potato growers in Wisconsin’s Central Sands region expect to wrap up planting soon.
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May 04, 2021
Articles, New Products

AGCO Expands Virtual Product Showroom

Updates include the AGCO Theater, which will host live and recorded events and product video collections.
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May 03, 2021
Articles

UPL North America Launches New Podcast

Hosted by Ken Root, the series showcases UPL’s commitment to collaboration and new ideas.
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May 03, 2021
Articles, Fungicide, New Products
Tyrell Marchant, Editor

All the Livelong Year

Syngenta works with growers to protect potatoes year-round
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May 03, 2021
Articles

Studies Reveal Evolution of Late Blight in Europe, Asia

“Data has been passed to key partners across Europe to support integrated pest management approaches to blight control.”
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May 02, 2021
Articles

Nichino Appoints Byers to Strategic Planning & Business Development Post

Brent Byers will assume the position of senior manager of strategic planning and business development for Nichino America, Inc.
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