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Man. costliest processing potato producer: McCain

March 11, 2014  By Manitoba Co-operator

March 10, 2014 – Manitoba potato farmers could face steeper cuts in contracted potato production unless they can become more cost competitive with other areas of North America, a senior official with McCain Foods says.

Christine Wentworth, McCain Foods’ vice-president of North America agricultural procurement, said in a recent interview Manitoba produces the highest-cost processing potatoes in North America. READ MORE





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