Key Technology Appoints Jesus Acevedo as Area Sales Manager for the Pacific Northwest United States
March 13, 2020
Key Technology has appointed Jesus Acevedo as Area Sales Manager for the Pacific Northwest United States.
Equipment manufacturer Key Technology rebrands its customer service 'SupportPro'
December 17, 2019
Key Technology, a member of the Duravant family of operating companies, announces the rebranding of its customer service organization as SupportPro.
Japan's Upper House Approves Historic U.S.- Japan Agreement on Agricultural Trade
December 04, 2019
The National Potato Council cheered the passage of the U.S.- Japan Agreement on Agricultural Trade by Japan’s Upper House.
After backing out of an original offer entirely, the Oregon Potato Company now offers to purchase a single NORPAC facility
November 17, 2019
US Farmer cooperative NORPAC Foods filed a motion in bankruptcy court Friday afternoon to sell its Quincy, Washington, plant for USD 93.5 million to Oregon Potato Company.
Voigt: 2019 Crop Not Large, But Great Quality
November 01, 2019
As potato harvest starts to wrap up across the Northwest, how does the 2019 crop look?
McCain Foods USA Celebrates Groundbreaking of Major Expansion in Othello, Washington
October 17, 2019
McCain Foods USA, a leading supplier of frozen potato and snack food products across the country, celebrated the official start of construction of a 170,000-square-foot expansion at its Othello, Washington potato processing facility.
US Potato Growers Asked To Watch For Tuber Moth As Harvest Approaches
October 08, 2019
Its harvest time for many in the potato industry, and those not quite to that point, harvest will be here before you know it. Washington State University’s Tim Waters said growers need to continue to watch for pests.
Key Technology Promotes Shayla Wentz to Marketing Communications Manager
August 29, 2019
Key Technology has promoted Shayla Wentz to Marketing Communications Manager as Anita Funk retires.
WSU Researchers looking at nature itself for help to defend potatoes against threats
July 23, 2019
WSU plant pathologists Kiwamu Tanaka and Cynthia Gleason are exploring novel approaches to protect the potato crops against nematodes and scab - mobilizing nature itself.
Key Technology presents their most flexible VERYX® Digital Sorters for vegetable processors to date
July 11, 2019
Key Technology presents their most versatile VERYX® belt-fed digital sorters, with specific design elements that benefit vegetable processors producing multiple products.
Potato Industry Strongly Supports Immediate Passage of U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement
June 20, 2019
The National Potato Council joined with over 950 farm groups and agricultural
organizations in a letter urging Congress to immediately ratify the U.S.-Mexico-Canada
Agreement (USMCA).
Nearly half of Washington facing emergency drought conditions
May 30, 2019
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has expanded the drought emergency declaration to cover nearly half of Washington state due to worsened, poor water supply conditions around the state and warmer and drier weather predictions through the summer.