Spud Smart

Have a great “eye”? Love photography and potatoes?


Show us your spuds by taking part in our Spud Smart Cover Photo Contest!!!

Send us your best “crop” and win a spot on the Spud Smart cover, the new two-volume collection Achieving Sustainable Cultivation of Potatoes (worth $450 CAD), $100 cold, hard cash and unlimited bragging rights.


Volume 1: Breeding Improved Varietiesreviews advances in understanding plant physiology, genetics and breeding. It also discusses ways of understanding the nutritional and sensory properties of potatoes. Volume 2: Production, Storage and Crop Protectiondiscusses ways of improving cultivation across the supply chain from seed selection and planting to post-harvest storage. It also reviews research on the better understanding and management of key pests and diseases.


Photo entries to be judged by Spud Smart’s editorial advisory board. Categories include: happy harvesting, potato glory, potato production, in the field, magnificent machinery, and that’s one good-looking crop. For ideas on what makes the grade, check out previous Spud Smart covers on Spudsmart.com. Contestants may submit more than one photo.

Please send digital submissions to [email protected]


Entry deadline: November 29, 2019. Photos receiving honorable mentions will be featured in an online gallery at spudsmart.com.


Cover photo requirements: covers are 8.25″x10.875″ at a resolution of 300 dpi. Files should be roughly 2400 pixels on the short edge (width) and 3.5 MB or larger.

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