News on The Potato Supply Chain from Florida
Study: Potato supply chain resilient to climate change
October 27, 2021A new study led by researchers at the University of Florida predicts that the supply chains for two of American’s most popular plant-based foods — French fries and pasta sauce — are surprisingly resilient to climate change.
Fertilización de precisión en maíz y patata con el nitrógeno estabilizado de ENTEC
March 30, 2020Entre las actividades de gestión de los cultivos de maíz y patata, la planificación de la fertilización se encuentra entre las principales para lograr altos rendimientos y productividad.
Chloropicrin Soil Fumigation in Potato Production Systems
April 30, 2019In his presentation at the the 2018 Potato Expo, Dr. Chad Hutchinson discusses the benefits of using Chloropicrin in potato production. Chloropicrin increases production efficiency, profit potential for potato growers, and it also improves soil health.
PMA Fresh Summit and record setting Expo spotlight innovation
October 06, 2018Innovation will take center stage at Produce Marketing Association’s (PMA) refreshed 2018 Fresh Summit Convention and Expo when it convenes in less than two weeks in Orlando, Florida, USA.
Potato Growers South Florida enjoy a good start of the season
March 29, 2018The South Florida potato harvest season has started well, with a good healthy crop taking shape. It has been underway for just over a month and despite cooler weather at the start of the year, South Florida crops escaped any major frost damage.
North America's biggest Potato Industry event is happening this week in Orlando
January 10, 2018This week more than 2,000 growers, suppliers, and experts will converge at the largest conference and trade show for the potato industry held in North America, Potato Expo 2018.
Potato Expo 2018 goes live with streaming potato TV 'The Eye'.
September 23, 2017Potato Expo 2018 announces live streaming Potato TV throughout the event. Voting for the presentations on the Innovation Hub 'Main Stage' is now open.
Potato Expo 2018 Now Accepting Submissions for new Innovation Hub
June 15, 2017The new Potato Expo Innovation Hub is now open and accepting abstract submissions for the Potato Expo 2018, the largest convention and trade show for the potato industry in North America.