Potatoes in Canada



Stories continue below


March 9, 2023
Hot-headed mustard improves biofumigation


February 16, 2023
P.E.I. seed-potato growers hopeful for compensation soon

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January 25, 2023
Manitoba Potato Production Days kicks off in Brandon

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December 23, 2022
Top potato stories of the year


November 18, 2022
New bill would allow P.E.I. to limit what crops can be grown in potato wart index fields


November 10, 2022
Establishment of a platform for rapid diagnosis of current and potential potato diseases in Alberta


September 29, 2022
Refresher: Updated storage potato harvest checklist


August 24, 2022
Export ban, not potato wart, is the more pressing issue, says P.E.I. Federation of Agriculture

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July 28, 2022
Potato wart detected in P.E.I. field

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April 8, 2022
First truckloads of P.E.I. potatoes arrive in American markets


March 31, 2022
A low-tech, highly effective tool


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

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February 24, 2022
Editorial: Our circus, our monkeys


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

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February 1, 2022
Scab resistance building blocks

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


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

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

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

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

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


August 26, 2021
Updated storage potato harvest checklist

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

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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