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Potato harvest has begun in Wisconsin

The potato harvest has begun for some Wisconsin growers.  Donald Maum is the Sustainability Manager for Alsom Farms and Produce.  He tells Brownfield the potato crop is looking good so far. “It’s been a dry year, but we’re 100% irrigated here on... Read More.

Imaging technology spots potato disease earlier

Researchers are using drones and imaging technology to detect signs of plant disease. Amanda Gevens studies diseases in potatoes, and by using special imaging technology and a drone, she says they have identified a spectral signature for early blight, helping them take action sooner.... Read More.