On Nov. 6, 2019, APHIS confirmed pale cyst nematode (PCN) in two potato production fields (a total of 169 acres) located in Bingham County, Idaho.
The Side Delights video follows potatoes’ lifecycle from seed to store and provides info on topics consumers might not think to ask.
More than 2,000 potato growers and industry members from a dozen countries turned out for Potato Expo 2020 at The Mirage Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.
The International Potato Technology Expo and conference returns to the Eastlink Centre in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, on Feb. 21-22.
At the National Potato Council’s (NPC) 2020 Annual Meeting on Jan. 16, Britt Raybould of Rexburg, Idaho, was elected to serve as NPC’s 2020 President and to lead the council’s Executive Committee.
At Potato Expo 2020, the largest annual potato industry event held in North America, growers and allied industry partners joined together to launch a new initiative dedicated to growing future leaders.
Regenerative agriculture education and consulting services Understanding Ag, LLC (UA) has announced the appointment of Walter Lynn, Jr. as chief executive officer. North Dakota grower Gabe Brown, co-founder of the organization, points to UA’s inc... more
Trials held in Connell, Washington, the combination of Velum Prime nematicide and Movento insecticide increased marketable yield by 82 cwt per acre.
Herbert has established itself as a leader in serving the root crop and fresh produce markets with an assortment of sorting, washing and handling solutions.
On Jan. 1, 2020, USDA Agricultural Marketing Service transitioned to a different system to more accurately capture specialty crops movement activity data along the U.S. northern border.