Start Planning Now for the 2014 98th Annual Meeting of the Potato Association of America July 27-31, 2014 Spokane, Washington Hosted by Washington State University Visit the Meeting Website
Positions currently available in the Potato Industry: Agronomist – Farm Technology Corporation; Agronomist – R.D. Offutt Company SLVRC Research Associate I- 06/19/2014 Research Assistant I-Michigan State University 07/02/2014 J.R. Simplot/Process Potato Commercialization Mgr-07/03/2014 Fungal Plant Pathologists (Two Positions) CSU, Ft. Collins, 07.14.14
The 98th Annual Meeting of The Potato Association of America is July 27 – 31, 2014 at the Davenport Hotel, Spokane, Washington, USA. PAA members will present papers on many facets of the potato industry. A grower-oriented session is also planned.
The bi-monthly publication, The American Journal of Potato Research, provides a forum for publishing the latest research in potato science.
The Potato Association of America is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving potato health and utilization world-wide. Our more than 500 members work to actively promote all aspects of potato production, utilization, biology and breeding.
Welcome to The Potato Association of America website!
The Potato Association of America (PAA) was formed in 1913 by a handful of dedicated individuals from Maine, New York, Colorado and Washington D.C. Members are primarily from the United States, Canada, Mexico, and Latin America, but another 30 countries throughout the world are represented in the membership.
The original gathering of the six founders in the fall of 1912 the group stated the intent of the organization simply as… “to be an effective national potato association…for promoting the potato industry in all its various phases.” A president was elected, W.A. Martin,...
The American Journal of Potato Research, formerly titled the American Potato Journal, is a premier outlet for reporting of scientific advances on the potato. The AJPR is recognized internationally by contributors and readership. View the current issue’s table of contents from our publisher, Springer....
PAA members are very active in their communities conducting research and participating in many outreach events. Members may submit snapshots from the field, tours or conferences by contacting our administrator, Lori Wing. We would all enjoy seeing PAA members in action.
Many members spend a long career associated with the PAA. We will gladly post major life events you or other members are experiencing to share with others. Don’t wait once a year to get caught up during the Annual Meeting. Contact our administrator, Lori....