AgronomyCrop Production

Crop Production

A New Spin on Rotation

Crop rotation can grant growers major benefits over the long-term. However, it demands time and careful management—and the willingness to take some risks. Many growers...

Eye on the Nation

AlbertaBy Edzo Kok, Executive DirectorPotato Growers of Alberta Near-perfect harvest conditions allowed Alberta growers to get the 2011 crop safely under cover before...

spud summer eye on the nation

PRINCE EDWARD ISLANDBy Gary Linkletter, Chairman P.E.I. Potato Board Prince Edward Island, like the rest of North America, experienced a cool and wet spring....

NOVEL TECHNOLOGIES FROM AROUND THE GLOBE

From Africa to the Netherlands, aeroponics to manure scanning, new innovations are cutting costs and increasing productivity. Aeroponics: More Disease-Free Seed Potatoes in Less Time...

OUR NEIGHBOUR TO THE SOUTH

A look at the U.S. potato industry as well as our relationship with our neighbour to the south. Potato production in the United...

EMERGING POTATO INDUSTRIES

Over the last 30 years, potato production in China and India has increased at a dramatic rate, largely due to area expansion. In...

A New Spin on Rotation

Crop rotation can grant growers major benefits over the long-term. However, it demands time and careful management—and the willingness to take some risks. Many growers...

Eye on the Nation

AlbertaBy Edzo Kok, Executive DirectorPotato Growers of Alberta Near-perfect harvest conditions allowed Alberta growers to get the 2011 crop safely under cover before...

spud summer eye on the nation

PRINCE EDWARD ISLANDBy Gary Linkletter, Chairman P.E.I. Potato Board Prince Edward Island, like the rest of North America, experienced a cool and wet spring....

NOVEL TECHNOLOGIES FROM AROUND THE GLOBE

From Africa to the Netherlands, aeroponics to manure scanning, new innovations are cutting costs and increasing productivity. Aeroponics: More Disease-Free Seed Potatoes in Less Time...

OUR NEIGHBOUR TO THE SOUTH

A look at the U.S. potato industry as well as our relationship with our neighbour to the south. Potato production in the United...

EMERGING POTATO INDUSTRIES

Over the last 30 years, potato production in China and India has increased at a dramatic rate, largely due to area expansion. In...