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Potato chip company to make its home in Pownal

Maine Potato chip company 'Vintage Maine Kitchen' finds a new home in Pownal

januari 24, 2021
A new potato chip manufacturing facility promises to bring changes to small, rural Pownal.
Aerial view of the McCrum French Fry plant in Belfast, Maine

Maine French Fry manufacturer McCrum: 'Kiremko and Idaho Steel are our partners.'

december 22, 2020
McCrum: 'This project with Kiremko and Idaho Steel was a big project for our family. Trust with Kiremko and Idaho Steel has grown from day one. Our family considers them as partners now.'
Maine researchers are developing genomic tools for potato breeders

Maine researchers are developing genomic tools for potato breeders

december 08, 2020
Two University of Maine researchers, Greg Porter and Han Tan, are part of a team of plant geneticists and breeders working to develop tools that will help Maine scientists and farmers become more efficient in bringing novel, improved potato varieties to market.
Maine, US: Drought shrinks Aroostook County potato yields

Maine, US: Drought shrinks Aroostook County potato yields

oktober 15, 2020
This year’s potato harvest was met with an unrelenting drought that diminished crops and tied up water resources for Aroostook County, Maine farmers.
The McCrum's, a 6th generation farming family, just opened North America's newest fry processing plant in Washburn, Maine (Courtesy: Paul Cyr)

McCrum just opened North America's newest fry processing plant in Washburn, Maine

augustus 12, 2020
The McCrum's, a 6th generation farming family, just opened North America's newest fry processing plant in Washburn, Maine
Maine potatoes expected to be in 'strong demand' after disappointing harvest elsewhere

Maine potatoes expected to be in 'strong demand' after disappointing harvest elsewhere

december 10, 2019
Don Flannery, executive director of the Maine Potato Board, said that poor harvests elsewhere in North America would create a 'strong demand' for Maine-grown potatoes.
University of Maine has officially opened its new greenhouse

University of Maine has officially opened its new greenhouse

oktober 12, 2019
The University of Maine at Presque Isle marked the completion of its state-of-the-art, four-season Zillman Family Greenhouse with an official opening and dedication ceremony on Friday, Sept. 27.
Penobscot McCrum plans new potato processing plant in Maine

Penobscot McCrum plans new potato processing plant near Presque-Isle, Maine

april 24, 2019
Penobscot McCrum is planning to build a new potato processing plant at the site of a long-closed potato factory in Washburn, Maine.
A new Maine Potato Variety, the Caribou Russet, sees an increasing popularity

A new Maine Potato Variety, the Caribou Russet, sees an increasing popularity

november 20, 2018
The Caribou Russet, a potato variety developed by the University of Maine and available since 2016, sees an increasing market
Leavitt Farms recognized as top potato grower for McCain Foods Easton

Leavitt Farms recognized as Champion potato grower for McCain Foods Easton

september 03, 2018
The Top 10 Potato Growers for the McCain Foods Easton, Maine French Fry plant were recognized at the annual McCain Grower Barbecue at the Presque Isle Inn and Convention Center in Presque Isle last month
Range of potato experiments underway at Maine Research Farm (Aroostook)

Range of potato experiments underway at Maine Research Farm (Aroostook)

augustus 12, 2018
Farmers, researchers and members of the public gathered at the University of Maine’s Aroostook Research Farm in Presque Isle last Wednesday to learn about the latest in potato research.
Maine potatoes healthy, despite heat and lack of rain, but the amount of precipitation remains a concern

Maine potatoes healthy, despite heat and lack of rain, but the amount of precipitation remains a concern

juli 12, 2018
Despite widely fluctuating temperatures and a lack of rain, the executive director of the Maine Potato Board said Monday that the state’s potato crop remains healthy.

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