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Crops Look Good, So Far

| July 23, 2014

The potato crop here at Willard C. Doyen and Sons is coming along nicely, despite a late start to the planting season. “They were a little behind, we had a late start but with the heat and the moisture we had, we are catching up I would say we are catching up good. It’s a […]

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Maine Gets $600,000 for Crop Research

| April 28, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – A Maine agency has announced it will receive $600,000 to support research on specialty crops such as blueberries and potatoes. The state’s Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry said Monday it is accepting proposals for the grant money for agricultural research on Maine crops. The money stems from the U.S. Department […]

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Potato Project

| June 25, 2012

Aroostook’s rich, agricultural heritage and ties to open Presque Isle’s first public hospital were celebrated Monday in a County potato field. NewsSource 8′s Dick Palm has more details

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Planting Season

| May 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Potato farmers are back in the fields, as another growing season gets underway. Our Dick Palm has a look at what growers can expect this season after getting a late start last year..

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