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Island’s potato acreage, yield grow

February 1, 2011  By Journal Pioneer


potatoes03January 25, 2011,
Alberton, PEI – Canada’s potato production continued its downward slide in
2010, but Prince Edward Island’s acreage showed a slight increase last year,
data from Statistics Canada reveals.

January 25, 2011,
Alberton, PEI – Canada’s potato production continued its downward slide in
2010, but Prince Edward Island’s acreage showed a slight increase last year,
data from Statistics Canada reveals.

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Canada’s potato acreage
dropped from 369,900 acres in 2009 to 356,700 last year. In P.E.I., potato
acreage was 85,000 in 2009 and 85,500 last year.

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