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Victoria Stamper Hired as New UPGC General Manager

Following an extensive search the United Potato Growers of Canada (UPGC) has hired Victoria Stamper of Mascouche, Que. as its new general manager, an...

Feds, Ontario Government Launching Initiative for Ag Worker Supports

Agricultural workers in Ontario may soon have more access to worker supports through a new initiative, a Feb. 24 news release says. The federal and...

How Mark Phillips Found His Way Back to Ag

Mark Phillips has been chosen as a Nuffield scholar this year but working in ag wasn’t always his plan. Growing up on the family potato...

Sharing Potatoes in Good Times and Even in Bad

Two potato producers in neighbouring provinces experienced very different years in 2021 but shared a similar desire to help others in need. It was a...

Kevin MacIsaac — A Career Dedicated to Agriculture

After a career spent working in agriculture, Kevin MacIsaac is retiring. It seemed fitting to retire this fall. On Oct. 1, 2011, Kevin MacIsaac was...

Mark Phillips with the P.E.I. Potato Board Picked as Nuffield Scholar

Mark Phillips, who is the marketing specialist for the Prince Edward Island Potato Board, has been chosen as one of this year's Nuffield Canada...

Victoria Stamper Hired as New UPGC General Manager

Following an extensive search the United Potato Growers of Canada (UPGC) has hired Victoria Stamper of Mascouche, Que. as its new general manager, an...

Feds, Ontario Government Launching Initiative for Ag Worker Supports

Agricultural workers in Ontario may soon have more access to worker supports through a new initiative, a Feb. 24 news release says. The federal and...

How Mark Phillips Found His Way Back to Ag

Mark Phillips has been chosen as a Nuffield scholar this year but working in ag wasn’t always his plan. Growing up on the family potato...

Sharing Potatoes in Good Times and Even in Bad

Two potato producers in neighbouring provinces experienced very different years in 2021 but shared a similar desire to help others in need. It was a...

Kevin MacIsaac — A Career Dedicated to Agriculture

After a career spent working in agriculture, Kevin MacIsaac is retiring. It seemed fitting to retire this fall. On Oct. 1, 2011, Kevin MacIsaac was...

Mark Phillips with the P.E.I. Potato Board Picked as Nuffield Scholar

Mark Phillips, who is the marketing specialist for the Prince Edward Island Potato Board, has been chosen as one of this year's Nuffield Canada...