Nufarm teams up with John Deere Financial

Nufarm and John Deere Financial have teamed up to help farmers grow a better tomorrow. This program helps make purchases of Nufarm products easier and... more »


New D Series Ag Handlers from Cat

Cat has introduced three new D Series Ag Handler models — TH357D, TH408D, and TH3510D. These units are built for tough jobs on the farm, with ... more »


NIFA awards $1.85M for potato breeding research

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) has made $1.85 million in funding available for region... more »


Update: Industry endorses Perdue for USDA

President-elect Donald Trump is expected to nominate former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue for USDA secretary of agriculture, Bloomberg reports. The... more »


New organic research, promotion program proposed

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is seeking comments on a proposal for a new industry-funded research and promotion program. The proposed Org... more »


HACCP workshop scheduled for Florida packinghouses

The University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences will host a Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) workshop in Imm... more »


National Potato Council 2017 Banquet

The National Potato Council's 2017 banquet and awards presentations was held at the Marriot Marquis in San Francisco on Friday, Jan. 6.... more »


2017 Potato Expo

The 2017 Potato Expo was held from Jan. 4-6 in San Francisco, California, at the Moscone Center West.... more »


Interim steps create additional fresh potato access to Mexico

On January 13, SAGARPA, the Agriculture Department of Mexico, published on their website the Pest Risk Assessment for U.S. potatoes and the Requiremen... more »


Yi Wang — Spudman’s 2017 Emerging Leader Award Recipient

https://youtu.be/5rmHfKKKmr0 Yi Wang is the 2017 Emerging Leader Award recipient. Wang is a potato post-harvest physiologist at the University of I... more »



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