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Manitoba potato growers speak out against monopoly regulations

Mar. 31, 2010 – A coalition of Manitoba potato producers is calling for action in light of a recent provincial government regulation which will provide its marketing board, Peak of the Market, with a near-monopoly on production and marketing of red potatoes. Under the new guidelines, only 13 growers will be given a permit to sell the red varieties to markets and grocers, leaving smaller producers unable to sell their produce. | READ MORE 


March 31, 2010
By Manitoba Potato Coalition