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Canadian produce industry urges parliamentarians to consider important trade and health issues

November 9, 2018, Ottawa — On November 7 and 8, industry leaders representing the Canadian Produce Marketing Association (CPMA) and the Canadian Horticultural Council...

Low-carb potatoes hitting the market

Low-carb potatoes continue to make inroads in the fresh market sector.Potandon Produce unveiled its first low-carbohydrate potato Oct. 19 during the Produce Marketing Association’s...

More Than Just a Purple Potato

Growing and selling specialty potatoes may offer opportunities to share information about health benefits.Although potato growers, large grocery chains and potato processors continue to...

New Potato Nutrition Facts Label in the United States

Potatoes USA has developed an updated new Nutrition Facts Label for fresh potatoes to meet updated FDA guidance.A new label was released in the...

Scientists hope to harvest ‘wonder drug’ from potatoes

Imagine a substance with the potential to fight cancer, Aids, osteoporosis and heart disease, as well as curing ulcers, healing wounds and killing drug-resistant...

Breakthrough ‘Spud’ Offers Canadians Important Health Benefits

Health-conscious food lovers now have more choice in the produce aisles, with the arrival of the Carisma potato from EarthFresh Farms. New to Canada...

Canadian produce industry urges parliamentarians to consider important trade and health issues

November 9, 2018, Ottawa — On November 7 and 8, industry leaders representing the Canadian Produce Marketing Association (CPMA) and the Canadian Horticultural Council...

Low-carb potatoes hitting the market

Low-carb potatoes continue to make inroads in the fresh market sector.Potandon Produce unveiled its first low-carbohydrate potato Oct. 19 during the Produce Marketing Association’s...

More Than Just a Purple Potato

Growing and selling specialty potatoes may offer opportunities to share information about health benefits.Although potato growers, large grocery chains and potato processors continue to...

New Potato Nutrition Facts Label in the United States

Potatoes USA has developed an updated new Nutrition Facts Label for fresh potatoes to meet updated FDA guidance.A new label was released in the...

Scientists hope to harvest ‘wonder drug’ from potatoes

Imagine a substance with the potential to fight cancer, Aids, osteoporosis and heart disease, as well as curing ulcers, healing wounds and killing drug-resistant...

Breakthrough ‘Spud’ Offers Canadians Important Health Benefits

Health-conscious food lovers now have more choice in the produce aisles, with the arrival of the Carisma potato from EarthFresh Farms. New to Canada...