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Europeans finding storage treatment alternatives with looming loss of CIPC

While the European Commission only recently made its final decision, most UK farmers have long accepted the fact that the regulatory authority is unli... more »


Bioengineering offers options for growers, still waits on consumer acceptance

Talking to researchers and companies about their genetically engineered projects for specialty crops is a little bit like a trip to a grower’s dream... more »

Supplement slows blight infection?

{Sponsored} Results from two years of trials using a new nutrient formulation launched this month suggest that it may offer a bonus in the way of syne... more »

OMEX® Brings NemOMEX® Nematicide Facts

{Sponsored} NemOMEX® is a cost-effective bio-pesticide with unique qualities by comparison to conventional nematicides. NemOMEX® uses Quillaja Sapo... more »


Hollee Alexander is National Potato Council’s ‘master sergeant’

If John Keeling has been the National Potato Council’s face and voice for the past 17 years, Hollee Alexander has been its backbone. Alexander, w... more »

Nathan Tallman Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania potato legacy Nathan Tallman heads state cooperative

Nathan Tallman is a Pennsylvania potato legacy. He grew up on a potato farm, helping his father, Bill Tallman, at the family farm in Tower City. I... more »

Column: Spuds and sports are a great match

The Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) has always considered Idaho potatoes to be a premium performance food. Piles of scientific studies show that potatoe... more »

Healthy Potatoes need Calcium - Agro-K

Timing of Soil Calcium Availability and Supply to Potatoes

{Sponsored} Calcium is a key nutrient for potato growth, quality and marketable yield. Ensuring tubers have access to enough calcium is trickier than... more »

Inside the Industry: Pest Control

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Cultivar Corner: Blackberry’s purple skin, flesh make it ideal for specialty potato market

Blackberry (MSZ109-10PP) Parentage: COMN07-W112BG1 x MSU200-5PP Developers: Michigan State University and MSU AgBio Research ( more »

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