Vicki McCracken has been named Director of Extension for the WSU College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences.
USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service estimates that the Wisconsin potato crop will be 29.0 million cwt this year.
The new line will be operational by early 2021 and will feature advanced technology for potato processing efficiency and top-notch packaging options.
The virus PiRV-2 has been found to increase spores and lesions in anywhere from nine to 125 more times in some strains of late blight.
Farmers and contractors operating fleets of machinery from different brands will soon be able to exchange and view machine data through a common interface called DataConnect.
Growers in Western Minnesota and Eastern North Dakota have had a rough harvest season due to weather. Now, they turn to lawmakers for assistance.
Dosatron International's D132 Series irrigation solution is available now. It is compatible with nutrients, sanitizers, acids and line cleaners. “The D132 series has three models to choose from and is made up of one doser with a diverter, and ha... more
Miller developed or co-developed 19 varieties, including the Russet Norkotah 278 and 296 strains — the two most widely grown Norkotahs in the U.S.
From October 2018 through September 2019, Wisconsin led the nation in Chapter 12 farm bankruptcy filings with 48. Idaho doubled from six to 12.
The next World Potato Congress webinar will deal with marketing potatoes and feature Kris Michiels of Flanders Agricultural Marketing Board (VLAM).