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

Know the signs of Late Blight on your potatoes and tomatoes

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Find the latest update from United Potato Growers of Canada

Join Western Tractor, McCain Foods, JEB Transport to host a FREE FRY DAY community event to raise funds for HALO Air Ambulance while supporting Canadian potato farmers. May 29th...

Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, we are forced to cancel our Annual Golf Tournament scheduled for July 9th, 2020. We look forward to seeing you all next year!

Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, the APIA has canceled this year's Burgers' n Beans BBQ scheduled for July 8th, 2020. We hope to see you all next year!

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

Please check this section for valuable information for you, your family and your workers. Low German information included.

"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,"

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

South Country Co-op's Ag Expo Western Canada's Premier Ag Show
February 26-28th @ Lethbridge Exhibition. Stop by our PGA booth for a visit!
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Save the Date - March 17...

Alberta Agriculture & Forestry is looking for your input on farmer-led research in Alberta...

Join us November 17-19, 2020 at the Cambridge Hotel & Conference Centre in Red Deer for our Alberta Potato Conference & Tradeshow. NOTE:: NEW DATES FOR EVENTS

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

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

August 22, 2019 Join us to see how 5 different potato harvesters perform in this field demo. Thanks to our lunch sponsors Western Tractor and McCain Foods

For Immediate Release May 1,2019. Advance Payments Program Update...

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.

New MELT deadline to apply before Nov. 30, 2020,..and testing before March 1, 2021