IssuesSpring 2021

Spring 2021

Pesky Potatoes

Potatoes are a great crop to have in a field unless they pop up in years when they aren’t supposed to be there, begging...

The Worry with CIPC

A ‘ban’ on the use of CIPC for potato growers in the EU has the potato industry on both sides of the pond concerned. When...

Disease Docket

A cross country check-in on what to expect for potato diseases this growing season. Late blight has and very likely always will be something Canadian...

Robot Helpers

A newly designed centre irrigation pivot will do more than just water your crops, it’ll also monitor them and alert you of any problems. For...

To Till or Not to Till

Canadian growers are experimenting with ways to reduce tillage on their farms. From coast-to-coast, Canadian potato growers are trying to reduce tillage to help their...

Potato Plunge

The pandemic and dry weather have pushed Canadian potato stocks down. 2020 was a hard year for Canadian potato growers between the global COVID-19 pandemic...

Pesky Potatoes

Potatoes are a great crop to have in a field unless they pop up in years when they aren’t supposed to be there, begging...

The Worry with CIPC

A ‘ban’ on the use of CIPC for potato growers in the EU has the potato industry on both sides of the pond concerned. When...

Disease Docket

A cross country check-in on what to expect for potato diseases this growing season. Late blight has and very likely always will be something Canadian...

Robot Helpers

A newly designed centre irrigation pivot will do more than just water your crops, it’ll also monitor them and alert you of any problems. For...

To Till or Not to Till

Canadian growers are experimenting with ways to reduce tillage on their farms. From coast-to-coast, Canadian potato growers are trying to reduce tillage to help their...

Potato Plunge

The pandemic and dry weather have pushed Canadian potato stocks down. 2020 was a hard year for Canadian potato growers between the global COVID-19 pandemic...