We are the Wisconsin Potato & Vegetable Growers Association and we’re deeply rooted in good agricultural practices, food safety, nutrition, produce traceability initiatives, and providing all Americans with the finest vegetables from our bountiful harvest.
The Spud Seed Classic, formerly the Tony Gallenberg Memorial Golf Tournament, will be held on Friday, June 23, 2017 at the Bass Lake Golf Course in Deebrook, WI. This is a 4-person scramble beginning with registration at 11:00 a.m and a shotgun start at 12:30 p.m. There will be several cash prizes given away along with numerous hole prizes. Dinner will follow golf.
The WPVGA Associate Division will host the 17th Annual Golf Outing at the Lake Arrowhead Golf Course in Nekoosa on Wednesday, July 12, 2017. The outing will be followed by a barbeque dinner and raffle prize drawings. Register now to participate in this fun-filled event.
Come July, the Wisconsin potato industry will have some visitors to the area as the Badger State is hosting the Potato Marketing Association of North America (PMANA) conference.
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It’s amazing what you can accomplish when you work together as a team! Teamwork is at the heart of Wisconsin’s Potato and Vegetable industry and is a contributing factor in the success of all our efforts. When it comes to getting involved in the community and giving back, Wisconsin potato growers are happy to lend a helping hand.
Wisconsin has about 1.2 million billion gallons (4.5 million billion liters) of water underground—if it were above ground, it would submerge the state in 100 feet (30 meters) of water.Know More »
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