Catch up with the most recent news of the Alberta Potato Industry.

Wednesday, April 24, 2024

This report is meant to communicate the North American sustainability results & insights gathered from the PSA Program annual on-farm assessment, providing PSA members & participating growers with a valuable benchmark for evaluating their own reports.

Know the signs of Late Blight on your potatoes and tomatoes in your garden

Thursday, January 11, 2024

During 2024 Potato Expo in Austin, Texas, our Alberta potato growers Nakamura Farms Ltd. were awarded the most prestigious honour...the 2023 Grower of The Year Award for North America. Congratulations!

Friday, September 8, 2023

The program is designed to connect students with our local food system, while learning outcomes range from soil health, plant science, nutrition, economics, health, history of the potato, and a deeper appreciation of where there food comes from.

Monday, April 5, 2021

5 scholarships offered annually to all students of owners, shareholders or partners of a potato farm licensed by the PGA

Wednesday, March 29, 2023

$600 million CAD investment will double the size and workforce of its Coaldale, Alberta processing facility

Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Team Alberta Crops is pleased to announce the addition of four new farmer organizations to the collaboration that...

Thursday, March 3, 2022

Harold Perry shares his soil health journey on his farming operation from Perry Produce Ltd

Find the latest update from United Potato Growers of Canada

News Release - March 15, 2019. The Alberta Irrigation Districts Association today announced the release of the Irrigation District Water Quality data tool, which provides online access to water quality information.

A new study will dig deep into the soil to determine how watering and irrigation methods affect southern Alberta's potato crops.

Wednesday, December 2, 2020

A commitment of $21.3 million in research investment in the edible horticulture sector over the period 2018 to 2023 was possible through the AgriScience Program Cluster 3 component. This investment included...

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"If you are a producer concerned about having the cash flow required to plant your crop, or you are a food processor feeling the impact of a lost sale due to the financial downturn, FCC is here to support you in these uncertain economic times,"

The PGA has recently partnered with Food Bank Fresh Alberta to help end food insecurity in our province. Read more...

CHC's research on Potato Early Dying complex sees federal funding of over 2.3 million...

The Opening of the new $430 million Cavendish Potato Processing plant was held today October 3rd, 2019