Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association

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.

Subscribe Today


September 2020 Issue

Healthy Grown Integrates into National Sustainability Programs

Program helps growers use research-based production and Integrated Pest Management protocols By Deana Knuteson, Ph.D., Healthy Grown and Wisconsin ag sustainability programs The award winning Healthy Grown® potato and vegetable sustainability program has been certifying high bar potatoes and vegetables in Wisconsin for 20 years!…

Read More »

Interview with Mark Haynes

By Joe Kertzman, managing editor, Badger Common’Tater In 1976, as a senior at Appleton West High School, Mark Haynes saw a video presentation given by a group of University of Wisconsin (UW)-Madison students from the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. “I thought agronomy looked…

Read More »

Grilled Brat and Hash Brown Pizza

Grilled Brat and Hash Brown Pizza

Column and photos by Ali Carter, Wisconsin Potato Growers Auxiliary Who doesn’t love a fun challenge? When you combine that challenge with food, it’s all the more enjoyable to play along. And this is exactly what my family and I did when we were invited…

Read More »

Badger Common’Tater Archives

Advertise in the Badger Common 'Tater

Joe Kertzman 3

Your Connection to the Potato and Vegetable Growing Industry

Contact Joe Kertzman
(715) 630-6213

Email Joe

2020 Rate Card