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Crop Production

New Estimates Have Canada Potato Crop Rising 14.5 Per Cent: NAPM

Canada is expected to produce 116.9 million cwt of potatoes this year, which is 14.5 per cent more than the 2020 crop, the Sept....

New U.S. Production Numbers Peg Potato Crop at 1.2 Per Cent Less: NAPM

Potato production in the United States is predicted to drop 1.2 per cent to 409.2 million cwt this year, the Sept. 2 issue of...

Weather Driving Canadian Potato Crop Outlook

Weather patterns are currently the main influence on the outlook for the Canadian potato crop, the September 6 crop update from the United Potato...

Canadian Potato Crop Showing Good Potential in Most Regions

The Canadian potato crop is showing good potential to meet industry needs in most regions of the country, the August 19 crop update from...

Dry Soil Becoming a Widespread Issue in Manitoba

Hot and dry conditions have caused dry soil moisture in potato areas to be widespread, the August 19 provincial potato report from Manitoba Agriculture’s...

Manitoba Now Has a Sugar Testing Lab

Manitoba potato growers now have access to sugar content tests through Gaia Consulting. Despite all of the acres of spuds bound for french fry production,...

New Estimates Have Canada Potato Crop Rising 14.5 Per Cent: NAPM

Canada is expected to produce 116.9 million cwt of potatoes this year, which is 14.5 per cent more than the 2020 crop, the Sept....

New U.S. Production Numbers Peg Potato Crop at 1.2 Per Cent Less: NAPM

Potato production in the United States is predicted to drop 1.2 per cent to 409.2 million cwt this year, the Sept. 2 issue of...

Weather Driving Canadian Potato Crop Outlook

Weather patterns are currently the main influence on the outlook for the Canadian potato crop, the September 6 crop update from the United Potato...

Canadian Potato Crop Showing Good Potential in Most Regions

The Canadian potato crop is showing good potential to meet industry needs in most regions of the country, the August 19 crop update from...

Dry Soil Becoming a Widespread Issue in Manitoba

Hot and dry conditions have caused dry soil moisture in potato areas to be widespread, the August 19 provincial potato report from Manitoba Agriculture’s...

Manitoba Now Has a Sugar Testing Lab

Manitoba potato growers now have access to sugar content tests through Gaia Consulting. Despite all of the acres of spuds bound for french fry production,...