Start Planning Now for the 99th Annual Meeting of The Potato Association of America July 19-23, 2015, Portland, Maine Website: http://www.paaannualmeeting.org
Positions currently available in the Potato Industry: Montana Extension Plant Pathologist – 12-26-2014 Gaia Consulting Ltd Agronomist Position – 02-05-2015 McCain Agronomist Post – Burley, Idaho – 02-18-2015 Asst Extension Prof-Asst Prof of Sustainable Agriculture-UMaine Presque Isle – 02-26-2015 Tenured or Tenure-Track Res Chair […]
The 99th Annual Meeting of The Potato Association of America will be held July 19 – 23, 2015 at the Doubletree Hilton-Portland, Maine. http://www.paaannualmeeting.org
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.
PAA Honorary Life Members From Maine 1953 – E. L. “Dick” Newdick 1958 – Frank W. Hussey* 1963 – Wesley F. Porter* 1967 – Robert V. Akeley* 1967 – Harry E. Umphrey* 1969 – Paul J. Eastman* 1969 – Donald C. Merriam* 1970 – […]
The American Journal of Potato Research (AJPR), formerly titled the American Potato Journal (APJ), 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 […]
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.
Celebrating Spudwomen: Recognizing women of the industry We dedicate this month’s Industry Spotlight to the women of the potato industry. Women have been important working partners throughout the development of agriculture but at the same time agriculture has been viewed as dominated by men. […]