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Alberta Potato Planting 61 Per Cent Done

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Alberta potato planting is 61 per cent complete despite worrisome dry conditions across the province, the May 4 provincial crop report says.In the southern...

Manitoba May Fall Short on Spud Supply for Fries

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Potato growers in Manitoba may not be able to produce enough potatoes to keep french fry processors running close to capacity, the May 5...

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How to Help your Pile ‘Sleep In’

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After an unusually gentle winter across almost all of North America, most potato-growing areas have so far enjoyed a warmer than average spring. That’s...

Are You Letting Your Stressed Pile Sprout Away?

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It’s been a tough couple years to be a potato producer in many parts of Canada. Harvest 2019 was memorably bad, the rain, snow...

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Ontario Launches Agri-food Labour Strategy

Ontario has launched an agri-food labour strategy in order to address labour challenges and ensure a stronger, more sustainable agriculture industry, the provincial government...

Alliston Potato Festival Cancelled Again due to Pandemic

The annual Alliston Potato Festival, which was set to be held on Aug. 6-8, has been cancelled for the second year in a row,...

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Canadian Potato Acreage to Drop by 2.3 Per Cent: UPGC

With demand bouncing back following last year's pandemic drop, Canadian potato acreage is expected to increase by 2.3 per cent to 367,800 acres for...

Late Start, Less Acres for European Potato Planting

European potato planting is just finishing up with less acres planted than last year, as was repeatedly advised by the industry, the North-western European...

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Ontario Launches Agri-food Labour Strategy

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Ontario has launched an agri-food labour strategy in order to address labour challenges and ensure a stronger, more sustainable agriculture industry, the provincial government...

Canadian Potato Acreage to Drop by 2.3 Per Cent: UPGC

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With demand bouncing back following last year's pandemic drop, Canadian potato acreage is expected to increase by 2.3 per cent to 367,800 acres for...

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