Viewpoints

Viewpoints

Our Precarious Food Chain

As we watched the world as we know it disappear while the global pandemic unfolded, I found myself dumbfounded. I grew up on a...

Eye on the Nation

Manitoba By: Dan Sawatzky, general manager of the Keystone Potato Producers AssociationRisk is a word growers in Manitoba know all too well. Weather remains a...

Improving the Family Farm

The pandemic may have caused problems in the potato industry, but the Perry family are looking at the bright side as their family works...

Tater Tales: What’s New in Potato Production?

In this column I’m looking at three aspects of potato production — the risk of insecticide resistance in Colorado potato beetles (CPBs), “lazy” potato...

Working Together on Research

After more than a decade spent developing a research network, the Canadian potato industry is now taking full advantage of funding from the Canadian...

Manitoba Potato Farmer Nearing 40 Years in the Biz

Rick Davison, a successful potato producer in Carberry, Man., didn’t shy away from making some big decisions as a young farmer.Davison was only 18...

Our Precarious Food Chain

As we watched the world as we know it disappear while the global pandemic unfolded, I found myself dumbfounded. I grew up on a...

Eye on the Nation

Manitoba By: Dan Sawatzky, general manager of the Keystone Potato Producers AssociationRisk is a word growers in Manitoba know all too well. Weather remains a...

Improving the Family Farm

The pandemic may have caused problems in the potato industry, but the Perry family are looking at the bright side as their family works...

Tater Tales: What’s New in Potato Production?

In this column I’m looking at three aspects of potato production — the risk of insecticide resistance in Colorado potato beetles (CPBs), “lazy” potato...

Working Together on Research

After more than a decade spent developing a research network, the Canadian potato industry is now taking full advantage of funding from the Canadian...

Manitoba Potato Farmer Nearing 40 Years in the Biz

Rick Davison, a successful potato producer in Carberry, Man., didn’t shy away from making some big decisions as a young farmer.Davison was only 18...