IssuesFall 2021

Fall 2021

Looking Closely at the Perks of Using Cover Crops

Taking a closer look at how cover crops can help your soil and potato yields. Experts Editor’s note: This interview has been edited for length and...

Tale of Two Potato Markets Happening in North America

French fry spud supply will be tight and fresh potato supplies, not so much. While french fry processors in Canada may be digging to find...

Another Dry Growing Season Hits Parts of Canada

Drought and extreme heat in many parts of the country over the past few years have proven to be a major challenge for many...

Are Cover Crops Worth the Work?​​​​​​​ – A Spud Smart Roundtable Webinar & Podcast

Cover crops are becoming more and more popular as producers of all types are looking at how to preserve and help their soil. Potato...

This Spuds for You — A Potato Brewed Beer

A Calgary, Alta. brewery has brewed a beer using potatoes as its specialty ingredient. Thinking outside the box isn’t new for the Establishment Brewing Company....

How the Promise of Gene Editing Drew Thilani Jayakody into Potato Research

Borlaug Scholar Thilani Jayakody explains what lead to her interest in potato breeding. The Borlaug Scholar program is an award program run by the National...

Looking Closely at the Perks of Using Cover Crops

Taking a closer look at how cover crops can help your soil and potato yields. Experts Editor’s note: This interview has been edited for length and...

Tale of Two Potato Markets Happening in North America

French fry spud supply will be tight and fresh potato supplies, not so much. While french fry processors in Canada may be digging to find...

Another Dry Growing Season Hits Parts of Canada

Drought and extreme heat in many parts of the country over the past few years have proven to be a major challenge for many...

Are Cover Crops Worth the Work?​​​​​​​ – A Spud Smart Roundtable Webinar & Podcast

Cover crops are becoming more and more popular as producers of all types are looking at how to preserve and help their soil. Potato...

This Spuds for You — A Potato Brewed Beer

A Calgary, Alta. brewery has brewed a beer using potatoes as its specialty ingredient. Thinking outside the box isn’t new for the Establishment Brewing Company....

How the Promise of Gene Editing Drew Thilani Jayakody into Potato Research

Borlaug Scholar Thilani Jayakody explains what lead to her interest in potato breeding. The Borlaug Scholar program is an award program run by the National...