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Convincing the Unconvinced on Precision Agriculture

An Alberta agronomic consultant hopes his “data driven agriculture” proves an easier-to-adopt twist on precision agriculture. Precision agriculture is cutting edge, high-tech and full of...

Public trust in Canada’s food system

Rebuilding trust in food and farming a “very serious” issue. “Very serious” – that’s how United Potato Growers of Canada (UPGC) general manager Kevin MacIsaac...

Fall Bedding

Fall bedding in potato fields allows for soil preparation work to be done when growers typically have more time and labour available to them....

PEI Potato Industry Partners Launch Enhanced Agronomy Initiative

The Prince Edward Island Potato Board, Cavendish Farms, and the PEI Department of Agriculture and Fisheries have announced the creation of the Enhanced Agronomy...

Potato Wastewater

New treatment strategies and technologies being examined in Ontario promise to help Canadian potato operations lower the costs of reducing farm wastewater and also...

Turning Potatoes into Biogas

B.C.-based Heppell’s Potato Corp. finds creative use for waste materials. Since its formation more than 90 years ago, one of the guiding principles of Surrey,...

Convincing the Unconvinced on Precision Agriculture

An Alberta agronomic consultant hopes his “data driven agriculture” proves an easier-to-adopt twist on precision agriculture. Precision agriculture is cutting edge, high-tech and full of...

Public trust in Canada’s food system

Rebuilding trust in food and farming a “very serious” issue. “Very serious” – that’s how United Potato Growers of Canada (UPGC) general manager Kevin MacIsaac...

Fall Bedding

Fall bedding in potato fields allows for soil preparation work to be done when growers typically have more time and labour available to them....

PEI Potato Industry Partners Launch Enhanced Agronomy Initiative

The Prince Edward Island Potato Board, Cavendish Farms, and the PEI Department of Agriculture and Fisheries have announced the creation of the Enhanced Agronomy...

Potato Wastewater

New treatment strategies and technologies being examined in Ontario promise to help Canadian potato operations lower the costs of reducing farm wastewater and also...

Turning Potatoes into Biogas

B.C.-based Heppell’s Potato Corp. finds creative use for waste materials. Since its formation more than 90 years ago, one of the guiding principles of Surrey,...