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2019 Successful Harvest Checklist for the Storage Crop

Whoever said that “a potato storage is not a hospital” was absolutely right. Diseased or bruised tubers that are stored will not get better. Tubers...

Ontario Potato Production Update: Sept. 3, 2019

Harvesting fresh market and field fry potatoes continued over the long weekend.  Quality of both are very good, but yields are variable depending on...

Stress Factors and Management Practices for Sugar End Disorder and Stem-End Chip Defect

Mike Thornton and Paul Bethke share their views on sugar ends and stem-end chip defect. SUGAR ENDS AND stem-end chip defect are tuber disorders affecting...

Vine Killing: Timing is Everything

Are you up to speed on the latest information about vine killing? Here’s what the experts had to say. As any potato grower will attest...

‘2018 Was One Of The Worst British Potato Harvests In Recent Years’

Figures published this week by AHDB Potatoes confirm that 2018 was one of the worst Great Britain potato harvests in recent years, with volumes...

Maritimes Potato Growers Impacted By Adverse Weather Offered Support

Farm Credit Canada (FCC) is offering support to customers in Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick whose potato crops were impacted by an unusually...

2019 Successful Harvest Checklist for the Storage Crop

Whoever said that “a potato storage is not a hospital” was absolutely right. Diseased or bruised tubers that are stored will not get better. Tubers...

Ontario Potato Production Update: Sept. 3, 2019

Harvesting fresh market and field fry potatoes continued over the long weekend.  Quality of both are very good, but yields are variable depending on...

Stress Factors and Management Practices for Sugar End Disorder and Stem-End Chip Defect

Mike Thornton and Paul Bethke share their views on sugar ends and stem-end chip defect. SUGAR ENDS AND stem-end chip defect are tuber disorders affecting...

Vine Killing: Timing is Everything

Are you up to speed on the latest information about vine killing? Here’s what the experts had to say. As any potato grower will attest...

‘2018 Was One Of The Worst British Potato Harvests In Recent Years’

Figures published this week by AHDB Potatoes confirm that 2018 was one of the worst Great Britain potato harvests in recent years, with volumes...

Maritimes Potato Growers Impacted By Adverse Weather Offered Support

Farm Credit Canada (FCC) is offering support to customers in Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick whose potato crops were impacted by an unusually...