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Pesky Potatoes

Potatoes are a great crop to have in a field unless they pop up in years when they aren’t supposed to be there, begging...

That’s a Wrap

I’m back sitting at my desk in my home office after a wild week of work. My colleagues at Spud Smart and myself hosted...

Working on the Next Generation

Eugene Antworth is working with his two sons to transfer the family’s potato farm to the next generation. Eugene Antworth has been farming his whole...

Eye on the Nation — Winter 2021

Manitoba By: Dan Sawatzky, general manager of the Keystone Potato Producers Association Mild weather has been the story of the winter in Manitoba to this point....

Revisiting the Impact of Heat Stress on Potatoes

Heat during the growing season is causing disease problems for potato growers. Hot, dry summers have become more prevalent in Ontario and elsewhere during the...

A Virtual Meeting

When I first started this job a year ago, I was so excited to go to every potato industry conference and meet all of...

Pesky Potatoes

Potatoes are a great crop to have in a field unless they pop up in years when they aren’t supposed to be there, begging...

That’s a Wrap

I’m back sitting at my desk in my home office after a wild week of work. My colleagues at Spud Smart and myself hosted...

Working on the Next Generation

Eugene Antworth is working with his two sons to transfer the family’s potato farm to the next generation. Eugene Antworth has been farming his whole...

Eye on the Nation — Winter 2021

Manitoba By: Dan Sawatzky, general manager of the Keystone Potato Producers Association Mild weather has been the story of the winter in Manitoba to this point....

Revisiting the Impact of Heat Stress on Potatoes

Heat during the growing season is causing disease problems for potato growers. Hot, dry summers have become more prevalent in Ontario and elsewhere during the...

A Virtual Meeting

When I first started this job a year ago, I was so excited to go to every potato industry conference and meet all of...