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P.E.I. Potato Wart Discovery Sees All U.S. Potato Exports Halted

After potato wart was found in P.E.I. this year, all potato exports from the Island to the U.S. have been temporarily halted by the...

North American French Fry Exports Jump 32.5 Per cent

French fry processors in North American exported 32.5 per cent more french fries and other frozen potato products to offshore markets during the third...

European Potato Growers Harvest Good Potato Crop

Despite a wet summer with slow and difficult harvesting conditions potato growers in Europe were able to harvest a good potato crop, but increased...

Ontario to Provide $3 million Grants to Food Processing Businesses

The Ontario government is launching a new program which will provide grants of up $3 million to agri-food processing businesses to invest in capital,...

New Ontario Seed Potato Website Launched

A new website has been launched to sell Ontario seed potatoes by the Ontario Seed Potato Growers Association (OSPGA), a Nov. 11 news release...

U.S. 2021 Potato Crop Down 1.6 Per cent from 2020: USDA

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is reporting the 2021 American potato crop at 413.16 million cwt, down 1.6 per cent from the...

P.E.I. Potato Wart Discovery Sees All U.S. Potato Exports Halted

After potato wart was found in P.E.I. this year, all potato exports from the Island to the U.S. have been temporarily halted by the...

North American French Fry Exports Jump 32.5 Per cent

French fry processors in North American exported 32.5 per cent more french fries and other frozen potato products to offshore markets during the third...

European Potato Growers Harvest Good Potato Crop

Despite a wet summer with slow and difficult harvesting conditions potato growers in Europe were able to harvest a good potato crop, but increased...

Ontario to Provide $3 million Grants to Food Processing Businesses

The Ontario government is launching a new program which will provide grants of up $3 million to agri-food processing businesses to invest in capital,...

New Ontario Seed Potato Website Launched

A new website has been launched to sell Ontario seed potatoes by the Ontario Seed Potato Growers Association (OSPGA), a Nov. 11 news release...

U.S. 2021 Potato Crop Down 1.6 Per cent from 2020: USDA

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is reporting the 2021 American potato crop at 413.16 million cwt, down 1.6 per cent from the...