Episode #4 — November 30, 2020 Episode 4: Andrew Mickelsen, Mickelsen Farms

with Andrew Mickelsen

Mickelsen Farms was founded in 1988 and has grown into a large potato-producing operation that includes commercial and seed acreage, two packing houses and a processing plant. Andrew Mickelsen joins Spudman editor Zeke Jennings to talk about the 2020 growing season, COVID labor challenges and what makes the soil in southeastern Idaho so good for growing potatoes.

Episode 21: Eric Schroeder, Schroeder Brothers Farm with Eric Schroeder Episode #21 — July 26, 2021

Former Spudman Emerging Leader Award winner Eric Schroeder of Schroeder Brothers Farm in Wisconsin joins “The Potato Field” to talk seed potato growing.

Episode 20: Kam Quarles, National Potato Council with Kam Quarles Episode #20 — July 16, 2021

National Potato Council CEO Kam Quarles joins “The Potato Field” to give updates on trade with Mexico, ag labor reform and to preview the NPC’s upcoming summer meetings.

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