The supply chain situation is improving and manufacturers are finding ways to mitigate any product shortages. “Supply is always going to be one of our big issues in agriculture,” said Marsha Van Laere, Northern Plains sales representative, Gowan USA. “Our supply has been decent; we encourage the growers to talk to their retailers sooner rather than later about securing the supply they think they are going to need though.” Weed control is one issue potato growers are facing as they head into 2023. “We have an oldie, but a goodie with Eptam that you can use throughout the growing season for control of your pigweed species, some grass species, nightshade and we expanded our Sonalan HFP label and now we have that label for potatoes up and down the Red River Valley.”
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