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  • Posted on June 19, 2019
    Peru | New Potato Helps Farmers Weather the Frost

    In a country with more than 5,000 potato varieties, you might not expect the arrival of another one to be a big deal. But this […]

  • Posted on October 16, 2017
    Clean Tubers, from Test Tube to Plate

    The Wisconsin Seed Potato Certification Program uses a high-tech campus facility to help keep spuds disease free for state farmers.

  • Posted on June 9, 2015
    Plant Prowess

    CALS scientists from a wide range of disciplines help forge the future of a growing field

  • Posted on October 6, 2011
    Peru: A simple sprinkle improves yields in potato’s homeland

    Jiwan Palta uses gypsum to help Peruvian farmers improve their potato crop

  • Posted on January 30, 2008
    Rotten Luck

    FOR POTATO GROWERS, a good harvest doesn’t always mean a good year. Spoilage in storage claims 8 to 9 percent of the nation’s annual potato […]