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


2017 Spud Seed Classic Golf Outing

11:00 a.m. @ Bass Lake Country Club

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.

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2017 Putt-Tato Open Golf Outing

9:30 a.m. @ Lake Arrowhead Golf Course

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.

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Sun - Tue16 - 18July

Wisconsin Hosts Potato Marketing Association of North America Conference

@ Chula Vista Resort

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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Hancock Field Day

8:45am @ Hancock Ag Research Station

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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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Positive Potato Publicity


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.

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Industry Relations


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 »



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 »


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 »