Manitoba’s potato crop seen surviving flood

Manitoba Co-Operator
May 20, 2011
By Manitoba Co-Operator
May 19, 2011, Carman, Man. – The rising Assiniboine River is expected to take out significant potato acreage around Portage la Prairie, but one industry official said the overall effect on Manitoba’s crop would be minimal.

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Brian Wilson, a potato specialist with Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Initiatives at Carman, said there would obviously be some producers who would be affected, but said there were no supply concerns at the moment.

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