crop management

New dual-mode, postharvest fungicide from Syngenta now available

Potato growers facing postharvest diseases now have a new option for protection during storage. Archive fungicide from Syngenta preserves potato quali... READ MORE »

BASF highlights new initiatives for 2021

BASF Agricultural Solutions launched more than 37 new products and programs in 2021. This growth reinforces BASF’s commitment to invest in research ... READ MORE »

2021 state-by-state seed potato report

The 2021 growing season saw U.S. seed potato farmers plant 106,651 acres that were eventually accepted as certified seed. That is up nearly 2,800 acre... READ MORE »

Potato processing use up 5% from last year

Potato stocks in the major potato-producing states totaled 265 million cwt as of Dec. 1, a 2% decrease from a year ago. According to a recent repor... READ MORE »

BASF outlines innovation efforts, which include Revysol fungicide

With its innovative processes and products, the chemical industry makes an important contribution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions. BASF r... READ MORE »

BASF launches program to help growers reduce carbon emissions

BASF Agricultural Solutions has announced the launch of its Global Carbon Farming Program, which is aimed to help farmers to reduce their CO2 emissio... READ MORE »

Application period open for Syngenta agriculture scholarship program

Students studying agriculture have a chance to win a $2,500 scholarship and a donation to the charity of their choice through the 2022 Accelerating a... READ MORE »

Next Gen Fertilizer Innovations awards announced by USDA, EPA

The U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have named the winners of the Next Gen Fertilizer Innovations Ch... READ MORE »

Russet varieties dominate San Luis Valley production

This report provides the results of a special survey of potato growers in Colorado's San Luis Valley, which was conducted to evaluate potato varieties... READ MORE »

Fresh potato shipments expected to be down from last year

U.S. fresh potato shipments are expected to be down nearly 4% from last year, according to North American Potato Market News (NAPMN). American ship... READ MORE »


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