TITLE

HARVEST AREA DOWN EQUALLY: Fall potato acreage down 9% from '00

AUTHOR(S)
Thienport, Chuck
PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
FoodService Director;9/15/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the decline in the amount of potatoes planted by farmers in the United States in all four seasons in 2001. Overview of the estimated acres of fall potatoes planted in eastern states; Approximate number of planted acreage of potatoes in western states; Forecast on the production of summer potatoes.
ACCESSION #
5329992

 

Related Articles

  • Spud planters on schedule. Abel, Charles // Farmers Weekly;3/15/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 11, p53 

    Reports on the progress of potato planting in Great Britain. Stocks of potato by mid January 2002.

  • Shoot growth restriction in dry matter partitioning and minituber production of potato plants. Bisognin, Dilson Antônio; Dellai, Jacso // Ciência Rural;Nov2015, Vol. 45 Issue 11, p1917 

    The aim of this research was to determine the effect of shoot growth restriction in the dry matter partitioning and minituber production of potato plants grown in a closed soilless system. Minitubers of the cultivars 'Macaca' and 'Asterix' were planted in the greenhouse in the density of 100...

  • Catchy weather holds up spuds. Abel, Charles // Farmers Weekly;5/13/2005, Vol. 142 Issue 19, p47 

    Focuses on potato farming in Norfolk, England. Effect of weather irregularities on planting activities in the area; Comments by potato farmer Tim Coates, on their efforts to finish planting the seeds.

  • Potato cultivation in the Uporoto Mountains, Tanzania. Andersson, Jens A. // African Affairs;Jan1996, Vol. 95 Issue 378, p85 

    Focuses on the production of Irish potato in the Uporoto Mountains in the south-western part of Tanzania. Increase popularity of crop among peasant producers; When Irish potato was introduced as a crop; Expansion of market production; Use of technical agronomic in the production of potatoes.

  • potatoes. GARNHAM, PETER // Horticulture;Nov/Dec2012, Vol. 109 Issue 6, p12 

    The article offers step-by-step instructions for planting potatoes.

  • Planting potatoes in Zone 8. Ferguson, Mary C. // Countryside & Small Stock Journal;Jan/Feb94, Vol. 78 Issue 1, p66 

    Presents guidelines for planting potatoes. Time for planting; Cutting the potato into pieces so that each piece has several eyes; Mounding the dirt during sprouting; Avoiding manure on potato rows; Poisonous aspects of the potato plant; Harvesting.

  • Planting Potatoes.  // Children's Digest;Mar/Apr2004, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p13 

    Presents tips on planting potatoes.

  • It' easy to grow great potatoes in this `basket'  // Countryside & Small Stock Journal;Jul/Aug97, Vol. 81 Issue 4, p41 

    Presents steps and items needed in planting and growing potatoes in a basket.

  • Small Seed Potatoes.  // Organic Gardening;Feb/Mar2014, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p69 

    The article provides an answer to a question of cutting seed potatoes before planting.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics