Issues

Issues

Banding Together to Stop Potato Early Dying in Canada

There is hope for “a great leap forward” in Potato Early Dying disease prevention thanks to the work of the Canadian PED Network. Two years...

All McCain Spuds to Be Grown by Regenerative Ag by 2030

McCain has pledged all of its potato products will come from spuds grown by regenerative ag practices by 2030. Potatoes may not have the playbook...

The P.E.I. Potato Board’s Right-Hand Woman is Mary Kay Sonier

Over her years working in the potato industry, Mary Kay Sonier has become everyone’s go-to person. More than three decades ago, Mary Kay Sonier became...

Beware of Potato Diseases which are Soil-borne Yield Robbers

There are several seed-borne diseases to check your seed for this growing season. Several seed-borne potato diseases have the potential to reduce plant stand early...

Learning to Manage Your Soil with Precision Agriculture

A group of researchers in Canada are using precision agriculture to map field management zones. Smart agriculture is becoming more and more common, assisting growers...

Spring 2021 Cross Canada Check in with Potato Associations

Here is your provincial potato association updates from across Canada for the spring 2021 issue of Spud Smart. Alberta By: Terence Hochstein, executive director of the...

Banding Together to Stop Potato Early Dying in Canada

There is hope for “a great leap forward” in Potato Early Dying disease prevention thanks to the work of the Canadian PED Network. Two years...

All McCain Spuds to Be Grown by Regenerative Ag by 2030

McCain has pledged all of its potato products will come from spuds grown by regenerative ag practices by 2030. Potatoes may not have the playbook...

The P.E.I. Potato Board’s Right-Hand Woman is Mary Kay Sonier

Over her years working in the potato industry, Mary Kay Sonier has become everyone’s go-to person. More than three decades ago, Mary Kay Sonier became...

Beware of Potato Diseases which are Soil-borne Yield Robbers

There are several seed-borne diseases to check your seed for this growing season. Several seed-borne potato diseases have the potential to reduce plant stand early...

Learning to Manage Your Soil with Precision Agriculture

A group of researchers in Canada are using precision agriculture to map field management zones. Smart agriculture is becoming more and more common, assisting growers...

Spring 2021 Cross Canada Check in with Potato Associations

Here is your provincial potato association updates from across Canada for the spring 2021 issue of Spud Smart. Alberta By: Terence Hochstein, executive director of the...