Storage

Storage

What To Do When Frost Hits

Tips for making the best of a difficult situation.When a pre-harvest hard frost hits — a temperature of -2.22 C or below — growers...

Advances in Potato Handling Equipment

Recent innovations in potato handling equipment is making life much easier for growers and their employees. Spud Smart takes a closer look at some of...

The Long Haul: Attaining Your Storage Goals

Three potato experts share some tips on how to achieve storage success.Peter VanderZaag, co-owner of Sunrise Potato Storage Ltd. in Alliston, Ont. and a...

Preventing Bruise in Potatoes

From general tips to variety-specific recommendations, these experts deliver the goods on mitigating bruise.Meeting the demands of processors and buyers in terms of quality...

2019 Successful Harvest Checklist for the Storage Crop

Whoever said that “a potato storage is not a hospital” was absolutely right. Diseased or bruised tubers that are stored will not get better. Tubers...

Stress Factors and Management Practices for Sugar End Disorder and Stem-End Chip Defect

Mike Thornton and Paul Bethke share their views on sugar ends and stem-end chip defect.SUGAR ENDS AND stem-end chip defect are tuber disorders affecting...

What To Do When Frost Hits

Tips for making the best of a difficult situation.When a pre-harvest hard frost hits — a temperature of -2.22 C or below — growers...

Advances in Potato Handling Equipment

Recent innovations in potato handling equipment is making life much easier for growers and their employees. Spud Smart takes a closer look at some of...

The Long Haul: Attaining Your Storage Goals

Three potato experts share some tips on how to achieve storage success.Peter VanderZaag, co-owner of Sunrise Potato Storage Ltd. in Alliston, Ont. and a...

Preventing Bruise in Potatoes

From general tips to variety-specific recommendations, these experts deliver the goods on mitigating bruise.Meeting the demands of processors and buyers in terms of quality...

2019 Successful Harvest Checklist for the Storage Crop

Whoever said that “a potato storage is not a hospital” was absolutely right. Diseased or bruised tubers that are stored will not get better. Tubers...

Stress Factors and Management Practices for Sugar End Disorder and Stem-End Chip Defect

Mike Thornton and Paul Bethke share their views on sugar ends and stem-end chip defect.SUGAR ENDS AND stem-end chip defect are tuber disorders affecting...