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Idaho State Potato Seed Report 2023

The 2023 Idaho seed potato crop got off to somewhat of a slow start this season with slightly delayed planting in cooler than normal temperatures. Lat... READ MORE »

Lamb Weston investing $415M in new french fry line at Idaho facility

Lamb Weston Holdings is investing $415 million to construct a new french fry processing line at its facility in American Falls, Idaho. The new line... READ MORE »

Supreme Court decision narrows definition of WOTUS

The U.S. Supreme Court has narrowed the definition of waters of the United States and areas regulated under the Clean Water Act. In a unanimous dec... READ MORE »

Idaho Steel, College of Eastern Idaho partner on workforce initiative

International food processing equipment manufacturer Idaho Steel has partnered with the College of Eastern Idaho on an education and workforce develop... READ MORE »

IPC and Van Leeuwen launch limited edition Malted Milkshake & Fries ice cream

The Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) is partnering with Van Leeuwen, a New York-based nationally beloved brand known for their made-from-scratch dairy an... READ MORE »


APHIS removes pale cyst nematode-associated acreage from regulation in Idaho 

On Jan. 11, 2023, the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) released approximately 32 acres in Bingham County, Idaho, from regulation for... READ MORE »

New UI Extension bulletin focuses on devastating potato disease, bacterial ring rot

University of Idaho (UI) Extension has published a new bulletin to help potato farmers recognize the symptoms of bacterial rot and protect their opera... READ MORE »

APHIS posts new Pale Cyst Nematode Eradication Program report

APHIS’ Plant Protection and Quarantine (PPQ) Pale Cyst Nematode (PCN) Eradication Program in Idaho has posted its 2022 third quarter report (July 1... READ MORE »

History of the University of Idaho Potato Storage Project

Understanding storage requirements of new potato varieties can have a profound effect on processing and fresh pack quality and financial wellbeing of ... READ MORE »

Wet spring, high input costs a challenge, but Eagle Eye Produce ready to ship ’22 potatoes

Harvest 2022 is underway in many of the major potato-producing regions of the United States, including Idaho and Washington. Eagle Eye Produce, a s... READ MORE »

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