Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association

Yearly Archives: 2014

Vegetable Crop Update #13

July 14th, 2014 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Top Producer

July 10th, 2014 | Filed under: Did You Know

Wisconsin is one of the top potato-producing states in the nation. Potatoes provide the most nutrients per penny of any vegetable. Learn more: Wisconsin Farm Facts

Behind the Scenes: Working together to protect our water—The Little Plover River

July 8th, 2014 | Filed under: Industry Relations

Little Plover River

  Harvesting the bounty of the Central Sands is already underway –peas and snap beans are on the way to consumer’s plates and sweet corn, potatoes and carrots are just around the corner.  As we watch and enjoy this remarkable productivity unfold, it is a…

It’s Planting Season

July 5th, 2014 | Filed under: Did You Know

Wisconsin farmers are planting. That means $6.4 billion planted right into our economy. Now that brings a whole new meaning to growing season and almost 35,000 jobs across the state. Related link: http://vegetables.wisc.edu/

Farm Perspectives – Produce Traceability for Beginners

July 1st, 2014 | Filed under: Industry Relations, News

When people refer to the Produce Traceability Initiative (PTI), they are talking about the guidelines set for all produce companies to achieve case-level electronic traceability for their fresh produce. Case-level electronic traceability means an individual case of produce can be traced back to its packaging…

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