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Reward Upped in Potato Tampering Investigation

On June 29, Prince Edward Island’s potato industry increased the reward it is offering to $500,000 for information that leads to the arrest and...

Potato Growers Reach $25 Million Antitrust Settlement

A U.S. potato growers’ co-operative has agreed to pay $25 million to settle allegations that it violated antitrust law by acting as a cartel...

Soil Bacteria Could Protect Against Late Blight

A research scientist at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada has discovered that naturally occurring bacteria found in some Saskatchewan and Alberta soils could offer protection...

Bacterial DNA Found in Cultivated Sweet Potato

A team of researchers with members from Belgium, China, Peru and the U.S. has found evidence of bacterial DNA in the genome of the...

Compost Study Underway in New Brunswick

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada has joined forces with McCain Foods Canada and New Brunswick’s potato growers in a major project to improve potato yields...

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PEOPLE NEWS International Potato Center Founder Passes Away Richard L. Sawyer, the founder of the International Potato Center (CIP) and its first director-general, passed away on...

Reward Upped in Potato Tampering Investigation

On June 29, Prince Edward Island’s potato industry increased the reward it is offering to $500,000 for information that leads to the arrest and...

Potato Growers Reach $25 Million Antitrust Settlement

A U.S. potato growers’ co-operative has agreed to pay $25 million to settle allegations that it violated antitrust law by acting as a cartel...

Soil Bacteria Could Protect Against Late Blight

A research scientist at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada has discovered that naturally occurring bacteria found in some Saskatchewan and Alberta soils could offer protection...

Bacterial DNA Found in Cultivated Sweet Potato

A team of researchers with members from Belgium, China, Peru and the U.S. has found evidence of bacterial DNA in the genome of the...

Compost Study Underway in New Brunswick

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada has joined forces with McCain Foods Canada and New Brunswick’s potato growers in a major project to improve potato yields...

Industry News

PEOPLE NEWS International Potato Center Founder Passes Away Richard L. Sawyer, the founder of the International Potato Center (CIP) and its first director-general, passed away on...