Pennsylvania Vegetable Growers Association

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Pennsylvania Vegetable Growers Association

An Association of Commercial Vegetable, Potato and Berry Growers

Resources for Commercial Potato Growers

The PVGA Potato Committee has compiled the following list of online resources available to commercial potato growers.

Commercial Potato Production in North America (Potato Assn Of America)

Mid-Atlantic Commercial Potato Production Guide includes weed, insect, and disease controls plus recommendations on soil fertility and variety selection. Updated every two years by land grant university specialists.

Managing Seed Potatoes for Planting – University of Maine – Bulletin #2412, Potato Facts: Selecting, Cutting and Handling Potato Seed – Cooperative Extension Publications – University of Maine Cooperative Extension (umaine.edu)

Penn State University Potato Research Reports – The 2020 PSU Potato Research Report is not yet completed but will be available soon. You can find it by Googling “Penn State Potato Research Report”

2019 PSU Potato Research Report

2018 PSU Potato Research Report

2017 PSU Potato Research Report

Chip Potato Variety Trial Reports from PA – see PotatoesUSA Potato Variety Database.  Pennsylvania chip variety field trial results are included in this data base with tutorial videos to get you started.

PA Cooperative Potato Growers, Inc. Connecting buyers and growers.