crop management

NPC supports increased EPA funding for pesticide registration actions

On July 19, NPC joined more than 40 state and national organizations on a letter to Senate appropriators calling for an increase in EPA funding to sup... READ MORE »

Celebrate ag mentors through Syngenta’s Rooted in Ag contest

The pursuit of a brighter future is embedded in the foundation of the ag community. A passion for agriculture has been passed down through generations... READ MORE »

New nutrient profiling tools confirm starchy vegetables deliver comparable nutritional value as non-starchy vegetables and whole fruit

A new study recently published in Frontiers in Nutrition has challenged the tendency in nutrition research to separate starchy vegetables from their... READ MORE »

NDSU develops potato variety now approved for McDonald’s fries

The most recent potato variety to join the list of approved McDonald’s potato varieties is the Dakota Russet, developed at North Dakota State Univer... READ MORE »

Colorado Potato Beetle

Three steps to defeat resistant CPB

An insect with a penchant for potato plants continues to be a challenge as it exhibits tolerance or resistance to multiple modes of action. "If you... READ MORE »

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USDA “Access to Fertilizer” comment deadline extended

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced June 14 in the Federal Register that it was extending the deadline for comments and information from the ... READ MORE »

Grow More Experience sites reminds of the importance of agronomist expertise

To help growers address challenges this season, Grow More Experience sites across the U.S. are showcasing how agronomist expertise and flexible, innov... READ MORE »

IPM workshop for WA growers and field scouts

Washington State University (WSU) Extension, the Washington State Potato Commission (WSPC) and the Potato Foundation will team up to provide workshops... READ MORE »

IPM supplies eligible for reimbursement in new WSPC policy

The Washington State Potato Commission has long supported integrated pest management (IPM). One of the foundations of IPM is monitoring pest pop... READ MORE »

USDA extends deadline for public to comment on competition challenges in seed, fertilizer, other inputs and retail markets

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announces a 30-day extension to the public comment period to identify the impacts of concentration and compe... READ MORE »


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