sustainability

EU campaign promotes sustainable potato cultivation and consumption

The EU has launched a three-year campaign promoting sustainable potato cultivation aimed at consumers aged 35 to 49. Potatoes Forever! urgers potat... READ MORE »

McCain to detail sustainability goals at Michigan Winter Potato Conference

McCain’s senior director of agriculture and sustainability will address the Michigan Winter Potato Conference in February. Jess Newman will expla... READ MORE »

New cultivars helping to breed sustainable success

When defining sustainability in potato production, it may seem like there are as many interpretations as there are varieties. While the Potato Sust... READ MORE »

Sustainability reporting to take center stage at IFPA conference

As the sustainable agriculture movement gains momentum, growers, shippers, processors and other industry stakeholders are joining forces to address t... READ MORE »

Side Delights implementing recyclable packaging solution

Fresh Solutions Network brand Side Delights is implementing a new recyclable packaging solution for both conventional and organic potato bags. BioF... READ MORE »

Updated PSA sustainability program includes new self-assessment tool

The Potato Sustainability Alliance has updated its sustainability program to feature a new framework defining key focus areas and a self-assessment to... READ MORE »

New Netherlands regulation raising global concerns

A new environmental directive in the Netherlands has some Dutch potato farmers worried about potential effects on harvest timing and crop quality. ... READ MORE »

EFI farmworker videos win recognition

Equitable Food Initiative has recently received recognition for video presentations that highlight the plight of U.S. farmworkers. EFI, a farmworke... READ MORE »

Farmers join ag coalition to advocate for 2023 Farm Bill programs

Farmers from six states joined the National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition earlier this month in meeting with congressional leaders and USDA offici... READ MORE »

16 Maryland farms receive up to $50,000 to support conservation efforts

The Maryland Department of Agriculture has selected 16 farms and organizations to receive a share of $650,000 to aid the adoption of conservation prac... READ MORE »


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