Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association

Wisconsin potatoes.
In a field of their own.

About Us

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.

Featured Events

Friday12June

Spud Seed Classic

9:30 a.m. @ Maplewood Golf Course

Details coming soon.

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Wednesday08July

WPVGA Associate Division Putt-Tato Open

10:30 a.m. @ Bull's Eye Country Club

15th Annual Golf Outing & Barbeque

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:  June 26, 2015

The WPVGA Associate Division will host the 15th Annual Golf Outing at the Bull’s Eye Country Club in Wisconsin Rapids. The golf outing is followed by a splendid dinner barbeque and raffle prize drawings.

 

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The Badger Common’Tater

The Badger Common Tater

 

The Badger Common‘Tater is a leading source of information, news, education, and highlights of the potato and vegetable industry in Wisconsin. Join other subscribers around the world as we bring you important information every month.

Each month we will publish several articles from the latest issue on our website.  If you enjoy reading our articles online, subscribe today to have the Badger Common’Tater delivered to your home or business.

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Badger Common'Tater April 2015

Industry Relations

Water

A long tradition of water conservation.

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.

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Governmental Affairs

Committed to the Wisconsin potato industry from the ground up.

We advocate on behalf of our dedicated farmers so their best interests are represented in numerous industry topics.

In your best interest »

Growing

Sustainability

Our growers put the attainability in sustainability.

Our producers aren’t just farmers. They’re stewards of the environment who practice the highest sustainable conservation practices.

Sustainability starts here »

Food Safety

Our best recipe of all? Our recipe for food safety.

Our producers aren’t just farmers, they’re also food safety experts who undergo rigorous training and education about supply chain safety standards.

Safety First »

Research

Our fertile ground is a source for fertile minds

The WPVGA conducts many research projects throughout the year in conjunction with top-flight educational institutions. See what we’re up to.

Our research »

Scholarship Opportunity

Scholarship ImageThe WPVGA Associate Division and Wisconsin Potato Growers Auxiliary are pleased to inform you of scholarships totaling $6,000, available to students at post-secondary institutions.  The Associate Division Board of Directors and Auxiliary Board of Directors will award the full $6,000, but may decide to award several smaller scholarships based on the number of applicants and their merits.  The purpose of this annual scholarship is to provide financial assistance to students whose immediate family are members of the WPVGA.

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