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Storms Slow North American Fresh Potato Crop Development

Fresh potato movement across North America is expected to be slow for the next three to four months due to poor weather delaying planting,...

Canadian Potato Acreage to Drop 1.3 Per Cent for 2022: NAPMN

Canadian potato growers will plant 5,000 less acres of potatoes this year at 380,000 acres marking a 1.3 per cent drop, the April 28...

Diversity Not Always Key When It Comes to Cover Crops

Despite former claims, cover crop diversity may not be the best for weed control in your potato fields. When it comes to cover crops, the...

P.E.I. Fry Contracts Up More Than 20 Per Cent for 2022

Processing contracts on Prince Edward Island have been settled with growers receiving a little more than 20 per cent increase, the April 21 issue...

Expect Another Hot, Dry Summer on the Canadian Prairies

2022 weather predictions point to another unfavourable growing season for Western Canadian growers. From droughts, to floods, to Derecho events, Mother Nature is uncontrollable. Weather...

Managing Nematodes and Disease Through Good Tools and Management

In addition to good growing practices, take down nematodes and disease with better tools in the toolbox. When it comes to disease and nematode management,...

Storms Slow North American Fresh Potato Crop Development

Fresh potato movement across North America is expected to be slow for the next three to four months due to poor weather delaying planting,...

Canadian Potato Acreage to Drop 1.3 Per Cent for 2022: NAPMN

Canadian potato growers will plant 5,000 less acres of potatoes this year at 380,000 acres marking a 1.3 per cent drop, the April 28...

Diversity Not Always Key When It Comes to Cover Crops

Despite former claims, cover crop diversity may not be the best for weed control in your potato fields. When it comes to cover crops, the...

P.E.I. Fry Contracts Up More Than 20 Per Cent for 2022

Processing contracts on Prince Edward Island have been settled with growers receiving a little more than 20 per cent increase, the April 21 issue...

Expect Another Hot, Dry Summer on the Canadian Prairies

2022 weather predictions point to another unfavourable growing season for Western Canadian growers. From droughts, to floods, to Derecho events, Mother Nature is uncontrollable. Weather...

Managing Nematodes and Disease Through Good Tools and Management

In addition to good growing practices, take down nematodes and disease with better tools in the toolbox. When it comes to disease and nematode management,...