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Crop Production

Pushing to Boost Potato Production in Northern Canada

Producers and consumers in the Canadian North have unique problems when growing potatoes, showing there is no one-size-fits-all solution. The Canadian North is a vast,...

European Planted Potato Area Down for 2021

Planted potato area in Europe has fallen for the first time in more than two decades, the North-western European Potato Growers (NEPG) says in a...

Weather Wreaking Havoc on Canadian Potato Crops

A hail storm in Ontario and excessive heat in Manitoba are weighing on potato crops, crop updates from both provinces say. A hail storm on...

USDA Reports 2.4 Per Cent U.S. Potato Acreage Increase

Potato growers in the United States have planted 943,000 acres of potatoes, which is up 2.4 per cent from the 2020 acreage, the July 1...

Canadian Potato Crop on the Upswing Post Pandemic

Canada’s potato crop should be larger this year following the pandemic drop. With demand on the rebound as the global COVID-19 pandemic nears an end,...

Canadian Potato Crop Ahead of Schedule

The Canadian potato crop is looking good with growers from coast-to-coast optimistic for favourable growing conditions, the United Potato Growers of Canada (UPGC) says...

Pushing to Boost Potato Production in Northern Canada

Producers and consumers in the Canadian North have unique problems when growing potatoes, showing there is no one-size-fits-all solution. The Canadian North is a vast,...

European Planted Potato Area Down for 2021

Planted potato area in Europe has fallen for the first time in more than two decades, the North-western European Potato Growers (NEPG) says in a...

Weather Wreaking Havoc on Canadian Potato Crops

A hail storm in Ontario and excessive heat in Manitoba are weighing on potato crops, crop updates from both provinces say. A hail storm on...

USDA Reports 2.4 Per Cent U.S. Potato Acreage Increase

Potato growers in the United States have planted 943,000 acres of potatoes, which is up 2.4 per cent from the 2020 acreage, the July 1...

Canadian Potato Crop on the Upswing Post Pandemic

Canada’s potato crop should be larger this year following the pandemic drop. With demand on the rebound as the global COVID-19 pandemic nears an end,...

Canadian Potato Crop Ahead of Schedule

The Canadian potato crop is looking good with growers from coast-to-coast optimistic for favourable growing conditions, the United Potato Growers of Canada (UPGC) says...