Michigan Potato Industry Commission

National Potato Council: Quarles to succeed Keeling, Mike Wenkel joining on in new role

On April 5, the National Potato Council (NPC) announced a new executive team. Kam Quarles, the current Vice President of Public Policy and Communica... READ MORE »

Michigan Potatoes announces new line of IQF potatoes

The Michigan Potato Industry Commission, joined by Michigan Freeze Pack, has introduced a new line of individually quick frozen (IQF), water-blanched ... READ MORE »

Growers approve referendum to continue MPIC

Michigan potato growers have approved a referendum to continue the Michigan Potato Industry Commission¬†(MPIC). The Michigan Potato Industry Commis... READ MORE »

Michigan potato producers to vote on program continuation

Michigan potato producers have an opportunity to vote on whether to continue the Michigan Potato Industry Commission in a referendum conducted by the ... READ MORE »

MPIC partners with MSU Extension for variety trial

In 2016, the Michigan Potato Industry Commission, Michigan State University potato specialist Chris Long and Michigan State University Extension Presq... READ MORE »

Research center aids Michigan’s potato progress

The potato is intrinsically linked to the history of America. Originating in the Andes Mountains of South America, the hardy tuber traveled aboard Spa... READ MORE »

Michigan potato commission creates scholarship program

The Michigan Potato Industry Commission is initiating an annual $1,000 scholarship for a post-secondary student who is a Michigan resident and has an ... READ MORE »

USDA awards $36.5 million for research, Extension

USDA has issued 19 grants totaling $36.5 million for research and extension to support American farmers growing fruits and vegetables, tree nuts, drie... READ MORE »

Public comment period open for proposed rule to CWA

The public comment period for a proposed rule by the EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers to clarify protection under the Clean Water Act (CWA) is now ... READ MORE »

WSPC election results

The Washington State Department of Agriculture announced that Jared Balcom, Nelson Cox and Stacy Kniveton have been re-elected to the Washington State... READ MORE »

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