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World Potato Congress Hires New Executive Director

Ellen Kouwenberg has been hired as the new executive director of the World Potato Congress (WPC), an Oct. 12 news release said. Kouwenberg replaces...

Northern Plains Potato Growers Association Now Northland Potato Growers Association

The Northern Plains Potato Growers Association has announced that it will now be known as the Northland Potato Growers Association, the group said a...

Peak of the Market Gives Funds for U of M Potato Sustainability Chair

Peak of the Market Ltd. is giving $100,000 towards creating a Research Chair in Potato Sustainability at the University of Manitoba, a July 18 news release...

Canadian John Griffin Named New World Potato Congress President, CEO

John Griffin has been announced as the new president and CEO of the World Potato Congress (WPC), after Romain Cools announced he will be...

Sask Provides Funding for Irrigation Infrastructure

The Saskatchewan government is providing $2.5 million to help producers in the province finance irrigation infrastructure, a May 11 news release said. The funding is...

P.E.I. Gives $3 million to Seed Producers Amid U.S. Export Ban

The provincial government in Prince Edward Island is giving seed potato producers $3 million to help them adapt amid ongoing trade suspensions, a May 12...

World Potato Congress Hires New Executive Director

Ellen Kouwenberg has been hired as the new executive director of the World Potato Congress (WPC), an Oct. 12 news release said. Kouwenberg replaces...

Northern Plains Potato Growers Association Now Northland Potato Growers Association

The Northern Plains Potato Growers Association has announced that it will now be known as the Northland Potato Growers Association, the group said a...

Peak of the Market Gives Funds for U of M Potato Sustainability Chair

Peak of the Market Ltd. is giving $100,000 towards creating a Research Chair in Potato Sustainability at the University of Manitoba, a July 18 news release...

Canadian John Griffin Named New World Potato Congress President, CEO

John Griffin has been announced as the new president and CEO of the World Potato Congress (WPC), after Romain Cools announced he will be...

Sask Provides Funding for Irrigation Infrastructure

The Saskatchewan government is providing $2.5 million to help producers in the province finance irrigation infrastructure, a May 11 news release said. The funding is...

P.E.I. Gives $3 million to Seed Producers Amid U.S. Export Ban

The provincial government in Prince Edward Island is giving seed potato producers $3 million to help them adapt amid ongoing trade suspensions, a May 12...