Potatoes in Canada



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March 24, 2022
A double whammy for tuber marketability


March 23, 2022
After hundreds of millions of pounds of potatoes destroyed, PEI farms open their doors


March 14, 2022
Battling blackleg on multiple fronts

DiseasesFeaturesAgronomyBusiness & Policy

February 24, 2022
Editorial: Our circus, our monkeys


February 9, 2022
Canada restores exports of P.E.I. table stock potatoes to Puerto Rico

DiseasesFeaturesTraits and Genetics

February 1, 2022
Scab resistance building blocks

DiseasesNewsBusiness Management

January 18, 2022
New governmental committee to assist P.E.I. potato farmers


January 18, 2022
The rise and fall of Blackleg-causing bacteria

DiseasesNewsBusiness & Policy

November 30, 2021
Government-industry group works to resolve P.E.I. potato trade issues

DiseasesCrop WatchNewsBusiness & Policy

November 25, 2021
Officials respond to the extended U.S. potato ban

DiseasesCrop WatchNews

November 19, 2021
Potato wart found in P.E.I. fields for second year in a row

DiseasesCrop WatchNewsBusiness & Policy

September 23, 2021
OPB: New seed storage facility and disease updates


August 26, 2021
Updated storage potato harvest checklist

DiseasesCrop WatchNewsAgronomy

July 27, 2021
Ontario growers warned to beware of white mould

DiseasesCrop WatchFeaturesCrop Protection

June 24, 2021
Late blight checklist for protection throughout the season


December 15, 2020
Developing common scab resistance through genetic research


December 8, 2020
Potato wart found in two PEI fields

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November 16, 2020
Tackling disease management and soil health

DiseasesCrop WatchNews

October 19, 2020
P.E.I. research scientists look for ways to grow scab-resistant potato

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August 26, 2020
Late blight symptoms observed in Delhi, Ont.

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August 21, 2020
More late blight found in Wisconsin, early blight attacks Ontario

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August 14, 2020
Late blight update: detected in B.C., other provinces clear

DiseasesCrop WatchNewsCrop Protection

July 22, 2020
‘Generally excellent’: P.E.I. potato crop update shows periods of late blight risk, herbicide damage and CPB concerns

DiseasesCrop WatchNewsPest Control

June 26, 2020
Ontario potato update: emergence concerns, CPB, good tuber sizes

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June 19, 2020
Alberta spore traps catch late blight spores

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May 28, 2020
Potato industry wants tomato growers to be ‘good neighbours’

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May 26, 2020
Canada invests in PED research, CanPEDNet continues

DiseasesCrop WatchNewsCrop Protection

May 19, 2020
Practising better spud management