Production

Congressman unveils new Agricultural Guestworker Act

Congressman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.), chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, has unveiled a bill to create a new agricultural guest-worker program fo... more »

Reinke introduces remote management tool

Reinke has introduced the RC10, a remote monitoring device designed to provide advanced control options for improved irrigation management and better ... more »

GPS guidance upgrade available for Zimmatic 9500L

Lindsay has introduced a new GPS Guidance option for the Zimmatic 9500L in order to give growers precise and maintenance-free lateral tracking. “... more »

Late start leads to a strong finish for 2017 growing season

{Sponsored} By the time you read this, potato harvest across the U.S. will be nearing its end. In the coming weeks, we will hear about industry succes... more »

Tong releases reversing sensors for Caretaker mobile grader

Tong's Caretaker mobile grader is now available with a new option of trailer reversing sensors, making  it easier to load the grader's hopper. Des... more »

Long term trends, weather might keep russet market healthy

  Growers in Idaho and Washington report that wet weather this spring, combined with multiple factors that have inspired growers to explore al... more »

Canadian researchers try to reduce nitrogen loss and greenhouse gas emissions

A team at the University of Alberta is looking at ways to reduce nitrogen fertilizer loss to boost yields and reduce contributions of greenhouse gases... more »

Webcast helps growers manage corky ringspot

In its latest video aimed at helping growers, the Plant Management Network has released a presentation by Michigan State University professor of nemat... more »

Japan allows import of Idaho chipping potatoes after 11 years

The Japanese government has lifted an import ban on Idaho potatoes after confirming a lowered risk of pest invasion, according to Japan Today (JT). ... more »

Vanmark rebrands, launches new website

Vanmark, a commercial potato and produce processing equipment manufacturer, recently rebranded and unveiled a new website (screenshot above). The rebr... more »


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