SCFBA applauds movement from House and Senate on farm bill

The Specialty Crop Farm Bill Alliance (SCFBA) is applauding movement on a farm bill from the House and Senate Agriculture Committees. Both bodies r... READ MORE »

Crop Transition Conference set for June in Minnesota

The 2024 Crop Transition Conference, hosted by the United Potato Growers of America, will be held June 19-20 in Minneapolis. The conference, which ... READ MORE »

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Harnessing the power of wild potatoes

The potatoes we enjoy today as a staple in our diets have come a long way from their wild, distant relatives. These wild potatoes, native to Central a... READ MORE »

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Hoops and spuds: Tip off March Madness with Potato LEAF donation

March Madness is just around the corner, and the Potato Leadership, Education & Advancement Foundation is ready for tipoff. With a $50 donation... READ MORE »

PAA recognizes scientists with honorary life membership

Honorary life membership in the Potato Association of America (PAA) recognizes individuals for outstanding contributions to the potato industry. It si... READ MORE »

PAA honors 5 student research projects at annual meeting

The Potato Association of America honored graduate students with cash awards for outstanding research presentations at the organization's annual meeti... READ MORE »

Idaho Potato Commission names McCain Foods executive new chair

The Idaho Potato Commission chose a new chair and vice chair, in addition to adding a new member, at its October meeting. Paul Saito, field manager... READ MORE »

New IPC ad drives home importance of ‘Grown in Idaho’ seal

The Idaho Potato Commission’s latest television commercial drives home a cornerstone organizational message: Make sure you’re serving potatoes wit... READ MORE »

Sustainability reporting to take center stage at IFPA conference

As the sustainable agriculture movement gains momentum, growers, shippers, processors and other industry stakeholders are joining forces to address t... READ MORE »

Specialty Crop Farm Bill Alliance endorses legislation

The Specialty Crop Farm Bill Alliance has endorsed three pieces of legislation addressing priorities tied to research, nutrition and trade outlined in... READ MORE »

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