Renowned molecular biologist to lead trio of sessions at potato conference

Renowned molecular biologist Paul Bethke will lead three breakout sessions during the Michigan Winter Potato Conference, set for Jan. 31-Feb. 1 in Eas... READ MORE »

MSU research team receives $6M grant to study insect pest management

A Michigan State University research team has received a $6 million grant to study insect pest management strategies for U.S. potato production system... READ MORE »

MSU Potato Outreach Program harvesting underway in Montcalm County

Michigan State University's Potato Outreach Program has been hard at work throughout Montcalm County harvesting the 2023 potato trials. Montcalm Co... READ MORE »

Michigan Potato Industry Commission recipient of environmental award

The Michigan Potato Industry Commission is a recipient of an award recognizing environmentally focused agricultural efforts, specifically in the areas... READ MORE »

MSU field day focuses on potatoes

Potato nutrient and disease management were the highlights of conversation during Michigan State University Extension and MSU AgBioResearch’s field ... READ MORE »

Freshly harvested potatoes on the ground

MSU to use $750,000 grant to research potato early die complex

Michigan State University researchers will use a $750,000 federal grant to develop sustainable methods of managing potato early die complex. Mariso... READ MORE »

Michigan’s Ag Ideas to Grow With online course open for registration

Michigan State University (MSU) Extension invites you to attend the 2023 MI Ag Ideas to Grow With conference, held virtually, Feb. 27 - Mar. 10, 2023... READ MORE »

Application period open for Michigan Potato Industry Commission scholarship program

The Michigan Potato Industry Commission (MPIC) Board of Directors is proud to announce the application period is now open for the 2023 scholarship. ... READ MORE »

Michigan Dept. of Agriculture gets bacterial ring rot testing approval for seed potato export to Canada

In October 2022, the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development’s (MDARD) Plant Pathology Laboratory became one of nine laboratories n... READ MORE »

Michigan Winter Potato Conference registration now open

Registration is now open for the 2023 Michigan Winter Potato Conference in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The annual event is set for Feb. 1-3, 2023, at the ... READ MORE »

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