Research

Research

Baking, Boiling Potatoes May Lower Sodium Retention

New research is showing reduced sodium retention in people who ate baked/boiled potatoes, a study from the Alliance for Potato Research and Education says. Participants in...

Alberta Launches Water Runoff Monitoring Project

The following piece is from our sister publication, Alberta Seed Guide. Researchers in Alberta will be taking a closer look at crop protection product runoff...

Irish Potato Famine Late Blight Strain Found on Six Continents

The strain of late blight which caused the Irish Potato Famine in the 1840s has been found on six continents, a study from North...

Using Manure to Fertilize Spuds

How good is using livestock manure as a fertilizer for your potatoes? Livestock manure has been used as a fertilizer for potato fields for decades,...

Lethbridge College Receives Funds to Map Irrigation Watering

The following piece is from our sister publication, Alberta Seed Guide. Irrigation researchers at Lethbridge College has received funding to help producers to adjust irrigation...

Feds Launch Consultation Process on Future CAP Funding Agreement

The Canadian government has kicked off the start of the consultation period for the Next Agricultural Policy Framework, the government says in a news...

Baking, Boiling Potatoes May Lower Sodium Retention

New research is showing reduced sodium retention in people who ate baked/boiled potatoes, a study from the Alliance for Potato Research and Education says. Participants in...

Alberta Launches Water Runoff Monitoring Project

The following piece is from our sister publication, Alberta Seed Guide. Researchers in Alberta will be taking a closer look at crop protection product runoff...

Irish Potato Famine Late Blight Strain Found on Six Continents

The strain of late blight which caused the Irish Potato Famine in the 1840s has been found on six continents, a study from North...

Using Manure to Fertilize Spuds

How good is using livestock manure as a fertilizer for your potatoes? Livestock manure has been used as a fertilizer for potato fields for decades,...

Lethbridge College Receives Funds to Map Irrigation Watering

The following piece is from our sister publication, Alberta Seed Guide. Irrigation researchers at Lethbridge College has received funding to help producers to adjust irrigation...

Feds Launch Consultation Process on Future CAP Funding Agreement

The Canadian government has kicked off the start of the consultation period for the Next Agricultural Policy Framework, the government says in a news...