North Dakota is one of the major potato growing states in the US.

The top potato varieties grown in North Dakota (fall harvest 2016, by acreage) are:

  1. Russet Burbank (39.2%)
  2. Prospect (19%)
  3. Umatilla (12.1%)
  4. Dakota Pearl (5.6%)
  5. Bannock (4.9%)
  6. Russet Ranger (4.4%)
All other varieties count for less than 3% of the North Dakota Fall acreage.

Agricultural Statistics North Dakota
Potato Production in 2016 :21600.00(000) cwtAll seasons
Potato Production in 2016 :21600.00(000) cwtFall only
Potato Yield in 2016 :300.00cwt/acreFall only
Potato Yield in 2016 :300.00cwt/acreAll seasons
Potato Price at Producer in 2016 :10.30USD/cwtAll seasons
Potato Area Harvested in 2015 :80000.00acresAll seasons
Potato Area Harvested in 2015 :80000.00acresFall only
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