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

Wed - Fri07 - 09January

Potato Expo 2015

@ Rosen Shingle Creek

POTATO EXPO is the largest conference and trade show for the potato industry held in North America. Network with key decision makers and international industry leaders, learn about the latest trends and innovations in the industry and grow your business!

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Tue - Thu03 - 05February

2015 UW Extension and WPVGA Grower Education Conference and Industry Show

@ Holiday Inn, Stevens Point, WI

Growers attending the conference will have the opportunity to get a head start on the season with expert market outlooks, research reports, information on new technologies and agribusiness advice.

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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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December 2014 Badger Common'Tater

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 »