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Fall 2021 Cross Canada Check in with Potato Associations

Here is your provincial potato association updates from across Canada for the fall 2021 issue of Spud Smart. Alberta By: Terence Hochstein, executive director of the...

Looking Closely at the Perks of Using Cover Crops

Taking a closer look at how cover crops can help your soil and potato yields. Experts Editor’s note: This interview has been edited for length and...

Are Cover Crops Worth the Work?​​​​​​​ – A Spud Smart Roundtable Webinar & Podcast

Cover crops are becoming more and more popular as producers of all types are looking at how to preserve and help their soil. Potato...

Updated Checklist for a Successful Harvest of the Storage Crop

Harvest management is, in large part, bruise management. Bruising affects tuber quality significantly. Bruised tubers are easily invaded by soft rot, Fusarium dry rot...

Common Scab, a Problem without a Solution?

Common scab continues to cause concern for potato growers. Common scab, caused mainly by the seed and soil-borne bacterium Streptomyces scabies, continues to be a...

Summer 2021 Cross Canada Check in with Potato Associations

Here is your provincial potato association updates from across Canada for the summer 2021 issue of Spud Smart. British Columbia Hugh Reynolds with Reynalda Farms in...

Fall 2021 Cross Canada Check in with Potato Associations

Here is your provincial potato association updates from across Canada for the fall 2021 issue of Spud Smart. Alberta By: Terence Hochstein, executive director of the...

Looking Closely at the Perks of Using Cover Crops

Taking a closer look at how cover crops can help your soil and potato yields. Experts Editor’s note: This interview has been edited for length and...

Are Cover Crops Worth the Work?​​​​​​​ – A Spud Smart Roundtable Webinar & Podcast

Cover crops are becoming more and more popular as producers of all types are looking at how to preserve and help their soil. Potato...

Updated Checklist for a Successful Harvest of the Storage Crop

Harvest management is, in large part, bruise management. Bruising affects tuber quality significantly. Bruised tubers are easily invaded by soft rot, Fusarium dry rot...

Common Scab, a Problem without a Solution?

Common scab continues to cause concern for potato growers. Common scab, caused mainly by the seed and soil-borne bacterium Streptomyces scabies, continues to be a...

Summer 2021 Cross Canada Check in with Potato Associations

Here is your provincial potato association updates from across Canada for the summer 2021 issue of Spud Smart. British Columbia Hugh Reynolds with Reynalda Farms in...