Agronomy Harvest

Harvest

Manitoba Potato Harvest Started with Yields Down

The potato harvest in Manitoba has just started with production appearing to be lower, the Sept. 4 provincial potato report from Manitoba Agriculture’s Vikram...

Checklist for a Successful Harvest of the Storage Crop

Walt Sparks was a potato research scientist at the University of Idaho from 1947 to 1981. His famous expression: “A Potato Storage Is Not...

The Ins and Outs of Potato Yield Monitoring

As profit margins shrink, it’s never been more important for growers to have a good handle on what’s happening in their fields. Data generated...

Alberta Potato Crop Production Report Oct. 8

The provincial average yields for potatoes on dryland and irrigated fields are estimated at 13.9 and 17.8 tons per acre, respectively.Region One: Southern (Strathmore,...

Manitoba Crop Production Report Oct. 11

Again, the rains in the week (Tuesday, Oct. 1 to Monday, Oct. 7) were extensive in distribution in the province, but slightly less than...

Ontario Crop Production Update Oct. 11

Sunny, balmy weather this week allowed growers to make lots of progress with the harvest.  Many growers have finished digging. According to Mark VanOostrum, 80...

Manitoba Potato Harvest Started with Yields Down

The potato harvest in Manitoba has just started with production appearing to be lower, the Sept. 4 provincial potato report from Manitoba Agriculture’s Vikram...

Checklist for a Successful Harvest of the Storage Crop

Walt Sparks was a potato research scientist at the University of Idaho from 1947 to 1981. His famous expression: “A Potato Storage Is Not...

The Ins and Outs of Potato Yield Monitoring

As profit margins shrink, it’s never been more important for growers to have a good handle on what’s happening in their fields. Data generated...

Alberta Potato Crop Production Report Oct. 8

The provincial average yields for potatoes on dryland and irrigated fields are estimated at 13.9 and 17.8 tons per acre, respectively.Region One: Southern (Strathmore,...

Manitoba Crop Production Report Oct. 11

Again, the rains in the week (Tuesday, Oct. 1 to Monday, Oct. 7) were extensive in distribution in the province, but slightly less than...

Ontario Crop Production Update Oct. 11

Sunny, balmy weather this week allowed growers to make lots of progress with the harvest.  Many growers have finished digging. According to Mark VanOostrum, 80...