sustainability

Potato Sustainability Alliance announces Mesko as new leader

The Potato Sustainability Alliance (PSA) announced Aug. 31 that John Mesko has taken over as its executive director. Mesko has an extensive and div... READ MORE »

soil-field

Regrow gets $17 million to fund carbon-reduction monitoring platform

Regrow has announced the close of its $17 million oversubscribed Series A funding round with new investors Ajax Strategies, Tenacious Ventures and Car... READ MORE »

Recapping the National Potato Council’s summer meetings

The subcommittees of the National Potato Council (NPC) met virtually July 26-28 to discuss issues facing the U.S. potato industry and goals for the NP... READ MORE »

Regenerative ag firm MyLand surpasses 1 million acres

MyLand Co. LLC announced July 13 it has secured over 1 million acres of farmland for its regenerative services through letters of intent. The compa... READ MORE »

Chip makers Better Made, Uglies finding ways to cut down on food waste

As sustainability continues to grab a larger share of public attention, food producers are meeting the challenge by coming up with new ways to get mor... READ MORE »

The Paper People paper packaging company receives recyclable recognition

The Paper People has received a "certified recyclable" certificate from Western Michigan University, the company announced through a June 21 press rel... READ MORE »

McCain Foods sets aggressive sustainability goal, updates how it’s doing on others

Frozen potato product giant McCain Foods recently announced an aggressive new goal in its efforts to improve its sustainability practices, as well as ... READ MORE »

Hybrid fungicide Regev called ‘bridge’ to more biological use for growers

A hybrid fungicide approved in 2020 by the EPA for use in the United States had previously been used successfully in 14 countries. When Israel-base... READ MORE »

Frito-Lay, Ruffles parent company, PepsiCo, announces sustainable ag strategy

PepsiCo — Frito-Lay's parent company — has announced an aggressive Positive Agriculture strategy to combat climate change. It will focus on regene... READ MORE »

Potato council supports Growing Climate Solutions Act

On Earth Day (April 22), U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry passed the Growing Climate Solutions Act, which is designed to ... READ MORE »


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