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Wisconsin

The Potato Sector
In 2013 Wisconsin's potato production ranked third in the United States.

Total potato production in 2013 was 27.28 million cwt .

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US Fall Potato Production: Top Ten States. Source: USDA-NASS: Potato Stocks (December 2014)

Major Potato varieties grown

The top potato varieties grown in Wisconsin (fall harvest 2016, by acreage) are:

  1. Frito-Lay varieties (23.1%)
  2. Russet Burbank (15.8%)
  3. Goldrush (12.2%)
  4. Russet Norkotah (10.5%)
  5. Norland (7.7%)
  6. Silverton Russet (6.4%)
  7. Umatilla Russet (6.2%)
  8. Snowden (5.1%)
All other varieties count for less than 3% of the Wisconsin Fall potato acreage.

Consumption Statistics

No such results in the PotatoPro database (yet) for this region

Agricultural Statistics

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Potato Area Harvested in 2013: 62,000.00 acres Fall crop only
Potato Production in 2013: 26,040.00 (000) cwt Fall crop only
Potato Yield in 2013: 420.00 cwt/acre Fall crop only
Potato Area Harvested in 2012: 64,000.00 acres Fall crop only
Potato Production in 2012: 29,440.00 (000) cwt Fall crop only
Potato Yield in 2012: 460.00 cwt/acre Fall crop only
Potato Area Harvested in 2011: 62,500.00 acres Fall crop only