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Miravis Duo Now Registered for Potato Use

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Syngenta's product Miravis Duo is now registered for use on potatoes to protect against early blight and several other diseases, the company says in a...

Hope for Wireworm Control

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A new wireworm control product from BASF, Cimegra, is giving growers hope following years of products being phased out. Potato growers fearing a shrinking toolbox...

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Care About Sustainability? Make Yourself Heard

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Canada is growing into a global player in the processed potato market, thanks to a rapid expansion in processing capacity in this country. However,...

What a Long, Long Way We’ve Come

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When TJ Lockwood built the potato industry’s first ever potato grader way back in 1930, his innovation was greeted with huge enthusiasm by farmers...

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The World is My Potato

Exuberant agronomist shines on federal youth ag council and with master’s research. Many people are content to attend post-secondary school, find a job, settle in...

Feds, Ontario Government Invests $3.5 Million for Online Ag Businesses

The Ontario and federal governments are investing more than $3.5 million to help more than 700 businesses in the Ontario agri-food sector establish or...

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BASF’s Fungicide Serifel Expanded for Potato Use

BASF has received approval from Health Canada's Pest Management Regulatory Agency to expand the label for the fungicide Serifel to include numerous fruiting, leafy,...

Miravis Duo Now Registered for Potato Use

Syngenta's product Miravis Duo is now registered for use on potatoes to protect against early blight and several other diseases, the company says in a...

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World French Fry Trade Down 7.7 Per Cent

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Global trade of french fries fell 7.7 per cent as of Oct. 31, 2020 with the pandemic having caused an uneven impact throughout the...

The Grocery Store Revolution

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Online grocery shopping will be here to stay following the pandemic, but the food supply industry will need to get creative when marketing products. As...

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