The herbicide Roundup contains gylphosate, which a California jury ruled has contributed to a dying man’s cancer.
WA potato growers could regain access to Eastern States markets by the end of the year, after a big biosecurity effort demonstrated a rare bug found in WA does not carry a damaging bacteria.
Monsanto was found liable in a lawsuit and ordered to pay $289 million in damages to a man who alleged the company’s glyphosate-based weed-killers, including Roundup, caused him cancer.
EEUU: Heat wave in North America: Podcast on ‘keeping your potatoes happy and healthy during the summer heat’
Fertilizer company Yara North America recently launched a podcast initiative to provide growers with updated agronomic advice, production and market insights, and more.
Lietus trūkums varētu radīt problēmas ar kartupeļu ražas novākšanu, jo sausumā tos grūtāk dabūt laukā no zemes, kartupeļi pastiprināti traumējas un tādējādi var pasliktināties to kvalitāte, sacīja Kartupeļu audzētāju un pārstrādātāju savienības valde
That’s the new Guinness World Record for most combine harvesters working simultaneously in a field, following a successful record attempt in southern Manitoba on Saturday.
Dutch potato growers and potato processing firms will start talks on Friday to determine who is to pay for the problems with this year’s harvest, broadcaster NOS said.
Belgium’s early crop of potatoes has already been reduced by about a third due to the current Europe-wide heatwave, which especially damaged the size of the potatoes and the roughness of their skins.