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McCain Foods Limited strengthens its Predictive Crop Intelligence know-how with technology acquisition from Resson

McCain Foods Limited strengthens its Predictive Crop Intelligence know-how with technology acquisition from Resson

June 30, 2022
McCain Foods Limited has acquired the predictive crop intelligence portfolio from Resson, an analytics technology firm enhancing farming efficiency. Resson's vision-intelligence-based technologies leverage field.
Later start on smaller crop of Idaho potatoes this summer

Later start on smaller crop of Idaho potatoes this summer

June 29, 2022
Supplies of Idaho potatoes continue to be extremely tight and will likely gap before fresh crop potatoes come on later this summer.
Maine Potato Board Announces 2022 Industry Recognition Award

Winslow family of Mapleton receives the 2022 Maine Potato Industry Industry Recognition Award

June 26, 2022
The Maine Potato Board has selected the Victor and Gloria Winslow family of Mapleton for the 2022 Maine Potato Industry Recognition Award. This year’s recognition is awarded under a new, broader category for individuals
Ceres Imaging Announces Integration Partnership with Probe Schedule

Ceres Imaging Announces Integration Partnership with Probe Schedule

June 23, 2022
Ceres Imaging, the precision farming analytics provider that helps farmers build more profitable and more sustainable operations, announced a new partnership with Probe Schedule
NDSU develops potato variety now approved for McDonalds World Famous Fries

Potato variety 'Dakota Russet' now approved for McDonald's World Famous Fries

June 19, 2022
The most recent potato variety to join the list of approved McDonald’s potato varieties is the Dakota Russet, developed at North Dakota State University by Asunta Thompson
June 23: WSU Potato Field Day offers a look at seed and pest studies, virus-sniffing dog

June 23: WSU Potato Field Day offers a look at seed and pest studies, virus-sniffing dog

June 16, 2022
At their 400-acre Othello research farm, Washington State University scientists study seed quality, new varieties, pests, and growing practices to help Northwest potatoes thrive
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Saving Time on Potato Plant Tissue Testing with Picketa.

Saving Time on Potato Plant Tissue Testing with Picketa

June 14, 2022
Time is paramount when testing potato crops before spraying and fertilizer applications, which is what Picketa’s new product is all about. For their final engineering project, four University of New Brunswick students decided to help potato growers.
Potato planting nearing completion in Manitoba.

Potato planting nearing completion in Manitoba

June 02, 2022
Manitoba's potato farmers are getting close to wrapping up planting. Vikram Bisht, Industry Development Specialist with Manitoba Agriculture, estimates seeding progress at about 80 to 85 percent complete.
New Idaho Potato Commission CEO is a potato guy through and through

New Idaho Potato Commission CEO is a potato guy through and through

May 30, 2022
In as much as it’s possible, Jamey Higham, the new president and CEO of the Idaho Potato Commission, has potatoes in his blood. Higham, who in February took over leadership of the commission that promotes the state’s most famous product
Texas A&M AgriLife researchers use CRISPR technology to modify starches in potatoes

Texas A&M AgriLife researchers use CRISPR technology to modify starches in potatoes

May 28, 2022
Humble potatoes are a rich source not only of dietary carbohydrates for humans, but also of starches for numerous industrial applications. Texas A&M AgriLife scientists are learning how to alter the ratio of potatoes’

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