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Top 5 Food Trends for 2022

- Produce with Pamela
What do “real” people eat? What food trends are evolving to solve pain points for consumers?

PEI potato growers dread a repeat of history

- General News
PEI potato growers are likely to find a replay of 2001 no more amusing than the original.

Agriculture Secretary comments on PEI potato import suspension

- General News
On Nov. 21, 2021, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) suspended certification of all potatoes from PEI.

U.S. Potato industry supports action to protect Canadian provinces and U.S. after additional disease detections

- Featured
Should potato wart be transmitted to the United States, the U.S. potato industry would likely lose access to all international fresh potato markets, costing the industry over $225 million in annual sales.

ProduceIQ: Prices are ‘stuffed’ on low yields and a strong Thanksgiving pull

- Analysis

You may have things to be thankful for this year, but fresh produce buyers are struggling …

Tasteful Selections acquires RPE to become Tasteful Partners

- General News
Baby potato category leader Tasteful Selections and RPE, its exclusive sales and marketing partner since Tasteful Selections planted its first potato in 2010, today announced formation of a new entity, Tasteful Partners.

Wada Farms, The Produce Moms launch cobranded potato package

- General News
The Produce Moms x Wada Farms Easy-Baker will be available at Walmart and other grocers supplied by Wada Farms' distribution partners.

Idaho Potato Commission names president and CEO

- General News
Produce industry veteran Jamey Higham will become the next president and CEO of the Idaho Potato Commission, effective in early 2022.

Eagle Eye Produce to harvest Idaho potatoes this week

- General News
Eagle Eye Produce, a top tier grower and shipper of fresh produce, will start shipping new crop russet, red, and yellow potatoes from their packing facilities in Idaho this week.

Alsum Farms begins Wisconsin red potato harvest

- General News
Wisconsin red potato harvest is underway at Alsum Farms in Grand Marsh, Wis. with the first potato loads being washed, graded and packed for fresh market delivery to distribution centers and retail grocers the first full week of August.