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2011 Potato Nutrition Handbook

October 26th, 2011 | Filed under: News

2011 Potato Nutrition Handbook

WPVGA Celebrates Transfer of Storage Research Facility to UW

September 29th, 2011 | Filed under: News

March 18, 2011 marked a milestone that the WPVGA and its grower members have been working towards for over five years.  This is the date when the Potato and Vegetable Storage Research Facility (SRF) located at the UW-Hancock Agriculture Research Station (HARS) in Hancock, WI…

Spud, Berry, and Dairy Tour Provides Insight into Wisconsin Potato Industry

September 28th, 2011 | Filed under: News

The WPVGA, along with the Stevens Point and Wisconsin Rapids Convention and Visitors Bureaus, held the Spud, Berry, and Dairy Tour September 26-28.  The tour was designed to give those interested in Wisconsin agriculture an inside view of some of the industry’s most important operations. …

Vegetable Crop Update #24

September 28th, 2011 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Multi-Million-Dollar One-of-a-Kind Potato and Vegetable Storage Research Facility Celebrated by UW Researchers and Wisconsin Agricultural industry Leaders

September 23rd, 2011 | Filed under: News

On September 26, 2011, representatives from the Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association (WPVGA) will ceremoniously “hand over the keys” of the Potato and Vegetable Storage Research Facility (SRF) to the University of Wisconsin–Madison (UW). The ceremony will give the WPVGA a chance to recognize…

WPVGA Exhibits at Food for Thought Festival

September 21st, 2011 | Filed under: News

The WPVGA was one of over 50 exhibitors at the 13th annual Food for Thought Festival in Madison, Wisconsin on Saturday, September 17.  Organized by REAP (Research, Education, Action and Policy) Food Group, this festival celebrates the opportunity to eat more pleasurably, healthfully, and sustainably…

Vegetable Crop Update #21

September 3rd, 2011 | Filed under: News

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