The Canadian Province of Alberta ranks third in Canada for the production of potatoes.
In 2013 the production was 18.234 million hundredweight, grown on 51,483 acres.
Alberta is a major seed potato producing province and lead seed exporter for Canada. Alberta's seed potato growers produced over 128,000 metric tonnes of seed potatoes in 2015.
The province's potato industry as a whole contributes over $1 billion to the economy annually.