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How to Communicate the Benefits of GMOs in Potato Production

Have your neighbours or family members ever asked you why you use pesticides? Why you plant GMO crops? It’s a difficult question to answer...

To Till or Not to Till

Canadian growers are experimenting with ways to reduce tillage on their farms. From coast-to-coast, Canadian potato growers are trying to reduce tillage to help their...

The Drama with Row Widths

Just how much does the space between your rows affect your potatoes? For more than a century, potato growers around the world have planted their...

Red Clover Can Help Potatoes

A study from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) has shown red clover can be beneficial if planted prior to potatoes, AAFC says in a...

Growing Potatoes from Seed Instead of Tuber with Hybrid Potatoes

Dutch potato breeder HZPC has been working for years on hybrid potato breeding which are grown from seeds and not from a tubers, a...

A Growing Appetite for Sweet Potatoes

The Canadian sweet potato industry is preparing itself to expand with a new variety developed specifically for the country’s climate.Sweet potato consumption in North...

How to Communicate the Benefits of GMOs in Potato Production

Have your neighbours or family members ever asked you why you use pesticides? Why you plant GMO crops? It’s a difficult question to answer...

To Till or Not to Till

Canadian growers are experimenting with ways to reduce tillage on their farms. From coast-to-coast, Canadian potato growers are trying to reduce tillage to help their...

The Drama with Row Widths

Just how much does the space between your rows affect your potatoes? For more than a century, potato growers around the world have planted their...

Red Clover Can Help Potatoes

A study from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) has shown red clover can be beneficial if planted prior to potatoes, AAFC says in a...

Growing Potatoes from Seed Instead of Tuber with Hybrid Potatoes

Dutch potato breeder HZPC has been working for years on hybrid potato breeding which are grown from seeds and not from a tubers, a...

A Growing Appetite for Sweet Potatoes

The Canadian sweet potato industry is preparing itself to expand with a new variety developed specifically for the country’s climate.Sweet potato consumption in North...