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 2015 :27600.00(000) cwtFall only
Potato Production in 2015 :27600.00(000) cwtAll seasons
Potato Yield in 2015 :345.00cwt/acreAll seasons
Potato Yield in 2015 :345.00cwt/acreFall only
Potato Price at Producer in 2015 :9.25USD/cwtAll seasons
Potato Area Harvested in 2014 :77000.00acresFall only
Potato Area Harvested in 2014 :77000.00acresAll seasons
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