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Crop Production R & D

Potato-Vegetable Growers Give $5 Million for UW-Research

Potato growers plan to give $5 million to University of Wisconsin-Madison during the next decade to conduct research for the industry.Members of the Wisconsin...

More tools for wireworm control

Two wireworm experts have developed innovative traps that target the adult stage of wireworms, called click beetles.Two researchers have done extensive work to improve...

Potato funding announced for Manitoba

The Canada and Manitoba governments have invested more than $210,000 in a new vegetable research site near Winkler, Man., focused on improving yields, developing...

Demystifying Data

The key to unlocking farm management data is finally in the hands of growers, in the form of web-based whole farm solution systems. Here’s...

Bed Planting Results Show Benefits

Smaller tubers, yield increases, reduction in irrigation water touted as main advantages of alternative to ridged row planting. Five-row bed planting of potatoes comes with...

A New Way to Grow

Could aeroponic seed potato production be the way of the future in Canada? Researchers are working to figure that out.Canadian researchers are experimenting with...

Potato-Vegetable Growers Give $5 Million for UW-Research

Potato growers plan to give $5 million to University of Wisconsin-Madison during the next decade to conduct research for the industry.Members of the Wisconsin...

More tools for wireworm control

Two wireworm experts have developed innovative traps that target the adult stage of wireworms, called click beetles.Two researchers have done extensive work to improve...

Potato funding announced for Manitoba

The Canada and Manitoba governments have invested more than $210,000 in a new vegetable research site near Winkler, Man., focused on improving yields, developing...

Demystifying Data

The key to unlocking farm management data is finally in the hands of growers, in the form of web-based whole farm solution systems. Here’s...

Bed Planting Results Show Benefits

Smaller tubers, yield increases, reduction in irrigation water touted as main advantages of alternative to ridged row planting. Five-row bed planting of potatoes comes with...

A New Way to Grow

Could aeroponic seed potato production be the way of the future in Canada? Researchers are working to figure that out.Canadian researchers are experimenting with...