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

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Jeffrey A. Wyman Memorial Garden Golf Outing

10:00am @ University Ridge Golf Course

The Jeffrey A. Wyman Memorial Garden Golf  Outing will be held on May 14, 2019 a the University Ridge Golf Course, 9002 County Road PD, Madison, WI. The event will begin with a continental breakfast at 10:00 a.m. with registration and cart assignments at 10:30 a.m. Shotgun start for the scramble will take place at 11:00 a.m. and a box lunch will be provided. At 5:00 p.m. golf winners and prizes will be announced followed by dinner at 6:00 p.m.

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WPVGA Scholarships Now Available

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 and Auxiliary Boards 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 these annual scholarships is to provide financial assistance to students whose immediate families are members of the WPVGA.

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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

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.

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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.

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