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McCain wants lower potato contract prices

April 30, 2013
By The Western Producer


April 30, 2013 – Potato growers in Manitoba, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island will need to accept lower prices for their spuds, says a McCain Foods spokesperson, adding if they don’t, production will shift to the Pacific Northwest.

A $1.50 to $2 per hundredweight price gap now exists between Washington State and Manitoba, New Brunswick and P.E.I. READ MORE