Gonvick, Minnesota seed potato grower Peter Imle says certain varieties of seed potatoes could be in short supply in portions of the U.S. this year. “A lot of the certification agents from various states were at the Potato Expo and that was a chance to discuss what’s happening across the region.” Imle says it could take time to establish early generation varieties again. Karlstad, Minnesota seed potato grower Justin Dagen is optimistic for spring. “There may be some prevent plant consideration for crops. In the absence of a perfect spring, not all acres will get planted. We are hopeful for a real good spring to get everything done.”
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