Sustainability

Sustainability

North American Potato Industry Bands Together to Form Sustainability Group

As consumer and industry preferences continue to drive demand for more sustainable foods, the Canadian and United States potato industries have banded together to...

Saving EU’s Competitiveness: Why CRISPR is so Incredibly Necessary

Cultivated potato (Solanum tuberosum) is a tough nut to crack in terms of plant breeding. It is a tetraploid crop, which means it has...

New Strategies for Mitigating Off-Site Pesticide Movement in Water

Could innovative systems, products and resources developed in Europe provide solutions for Canadian farmers? WHEN THE PESTICIDE MANAGEMENT Regulatory Agency (PMRA) announced its proposed special...

Peruvian Experiments Result In Potato To Grow On Mars

The humble potato may just be an important food for the future of space exploration. A recent experiment has taken place in the Peruvian...

French-Fry Plant Is Fuelled By Potato Scraps

What goes around comes around at Cavendish Farms in New Annan, P.E.I. — potato scraps from the french-fry plant are used at the nearby biogas...

IPM is a Powerful Tool for Potato Growers

Growers who practice Integrated Pest Management (IPM) can positively impact their crop production and their bottom line. Integrated strategies offer the strongest protection for potato...

North American Potato Industry Bands Together to Form Sustainability Group

As consumer and industry preferences continue to drive demand for more sustainable foods, the Canadian and United States potato industries have banded together to...

Saving EU’s Competitiveness: Why CRISPR is so Incredibly Necessary

Cultivated potato (Solanum tuberosum) is a tough nut to crack in terms of plant breeding. It is a tetraploid crop, which means it has...

New Strategies for Mitigating Off-Site Pesticide Movement in Water

Could innovative systems, products and resources developed in Europe provide solutions for Canadian farmers? WHEN THE PESTICIDE MANAGEMENT Regulatory Agency (PMRA) announced its proposed special...

Peruvian Experiments Result In Potato To Grow On Mars

The humble potato may just be an important food for the future of space exploration. A recent experiment has taken place in the Peruvian...

French-Fry Plant Is Fuelled By Potato Scraps

What goes around comes around at Cavendish Farms in New Annan, P.E.I. — potato scraps from the french-fry plant are used at the nearby biogas...

IPM is a Powerful Tool for Potato Growers

Growers who practice Integrated Pest Management (IPM) can positively impact their crop production and their bottom line. Integrated strategies offer the strongest protection for potato...