The PEI Potato Agronomy site is hosted and maintained by the Prince Edward Island Potato Board ( A strategic objective of the Board is to improve marketable yield and margins earned by growers; therefore, this site is designed to assist growers in accessing the latest information to inform their production practices.

Funding for this PEI Potato Agronomy site is provided under the Agronomy Initiative for Marketable yield (AIM), a collaboration of industry partners committed to the enhancement of the potato industry in Prince Edward Island. These partners include:


For more information on AIM and agronomy/extension activities, please contact:

Ryan Barrett
Research & Agronomy Specialist, PEI Potato Board
Tel: (902) 892-6551

AIM Steering Committee


Andrew Lawless (Chair)
Jonathan MacLennan
Will van de Wetering

PEI Potato Board

Ryan Barrett (Project Lead)
Greg Donald

Cavendish Farms

Newton Yorinori

PEI Dept of Agriculture

Lynda Ramsay


Chris Kirby, CRDC Associate Director
Chris Jordan, MISB

Dalhousie Faculty of Agriculture

Dr. Chris Cutler