Issues Spring 2013

Spring 2013

Market News

After disappointing seasons in 2010 and 2011, the Canadian potato industry was back on track last year in terms of annual production. Statistics Canada’s crop figures...

World Review

BHUTAN Considered one of the major breakthroughs in agricultural research and innovation, aeroponics could open up a world of opportunities for potato growers in Bhutan....

Killing Weeds with Less

How banded herbicide applications can help the environment, and also pay off for potato producers.Successful weed management is one of the cornerstones of successful...

Equipment and Technology Showcase

Transporting Potatoes GOW Group Inc., an industrial fabrication facility in Grand Falls, N.B., is offering a new, redesigned bulk box for transporting potatoes and other...

Bed Planting for Potatoes

Why the promise of producing bigger yields with less water has Manitoba potato growers talking about an alternative to conventional row cropping techniques.In recent...

Eye On The Nation

Canadian Potato Council David Jones, Manager, Potato Industry Co-ordination Canadian Horticultural Council/Canadian Potato Council Tracy Shinners-Carnelley, Director, Research & Quality Enhancement Peak of the MarketThe Research Working...

Market News

After disappointing seasons in 2010 and 2011, the Canadian potato industry was back on track last year in terms of annual production. Statistics Canada’s crop figures...

World Review

BHUTAN Considered one of the major breakthroughs in agricultural research and innovation, aeroponics could open up a world of opportunities for potato growers in Bhutan....

Killing Weeds with Less

How banded herbicide applications can help the environment, and also pay off for potato producers.Successful weed management is one of the cornerstones of successful...

Equipment and Technology Showcase

Transporting Potatoes GOW Group Inc., an industrial fabrication facility in Grand Falls, N.B., is offering a new, redesigned bulk box for transporting potatoes and other...

Bed Planting for Potatoes

Why the promise of producing bigger yields with less water has Manitoba potato growers talking about an alternative to conventional row cropping techniques.In recent...

Eye On The Nation

Canadian Potato Council David Jones, Manager, Potato Industry Co-ordination Canadian Horticultural Council/Canadian Potato Council Tracy Shinners-Carnelley, Director, Research & Quality Enhancement Peak of the MarketThe Research Working...