Michigan

Potato Association of America names four Honorary Lifetime Members

One of the most significant ways to recognize outstanding contributions to the potato industry and to our organization — the Potato Association of A... READ MORE »

Downey’s Potato Chips looks to continue growing

Downey's Potato Chips was started 37 years ago in Waterford, Michigan, by the family that gave the company its namesake. From its humble beginnings s... READ MORE »

Michigan potato growers approve referendum to continue state commission

Michigan’s potato growers have approved a referendum to continue the Michigan Potato Industry Commission. The Michigan Potato Industry Commission... READ MORE »

Michigan potato growers asked to vote on approving MPIC for another term

Michigan’s potato growers can vote on whether to continue the Michigan Potato Industry Commission in a referendum conducted by the Michigan Departme... READ MORE »

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Heat projected to have overall yield average below normal

With harvest is still in early stages in some areas and hasn’t yet begun in others, North American Potato Market News (NAPMN) released its latest po... READ MORE »

Great Lakes Potato Chips expanding, receives state grant

Great Lake Potato Chip Co. will receive an $80,000 grant from the State of Michigan to assist its $2.4 million expansion project. During its regula... READ MORE »

Fire strikes Kitchen Farms in Michigan

A large Northern Michigan potato-growing operation has been ravaged by fire. Structures at Kitchen Farms, located in Antrim County in Michigan’s ... READ MORE »

Brian Sackett to receive distinguished service honor from Michigan State

Brian Sackett of Sackett Potatoes in Mecosta, Michigan, will receive the MSU College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR) Distinguished Servic... READ MORE »

Northern Michigan counties eligible for disaster crop relief

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has granted a disaster designation to five Michigan counties, which makes farm operators in those counties — as w... READ MORE »

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Wisconsin potato production stable, while Michigan yield drop leads to smaller crop

Potato production in Wisconsin is projected to be on par with last year, while reduced yields in Michigan are expected to lead to a smaller crop there... READ MORE »


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