Fresh/ Table, North America, Production/Agronomy

USA and Canada potato production: by the numbers

The United States harvests just over one million acres of potatoes each year. Idaho leads the way, digging more than 300,000 acres, mostly in Eastern Idaho’s Snake River Valley. Russets still dominate, with a global reach. “We’re still heavy to Burbank potatoes, which is a little different (Russet) variety compared to what most of the other countries are growing,” says[Read More...]

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