Northern Plains Potato Growers Association Marketing and Communications Director Ted Kreis says it looks tough for potato growers. “Our growers are hoping to get enough extended dry, windy weather for harvest.” Kreis expects to see water damage to the potatoes. “Generally, if it’s not too saturated, there will be high ground to get the crop out. Right now, that’s not even in sight. We are going to pursue all angles for insurance coverage through the federal government. It’s in the early stages.”
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