Potato Sustainability Initiative: A Unique Collaboration

The Potato Sustainability Initiative is a partnership of growers, grower organizations, processors, potato product buyers, the National Potato Council, the Canadian Horticultural Council and the IPM Institute of North America, working to improve the sustainability of potato production.

PSI Semi-Annual Meeting

PSI Semi-Annual Meeting

The winter semi-annual PSI meeting took place on January 8-9, 2018 in Orlando, FL. We made great progress on improvements to the PSI program and upcoming collaborations with other organizations.


PSI Surveys Complete

The PSI survey for the 2017 crop year was released on November 2, 2017 and closed on December 31, 2017. All growers have completed their PSI surveys and we are currently processing results.


PSI Executive Director

IPM Institute is seeking an Executive Director for the Potato Sustainability Initiative (PSI). Primary responsibilities include directing and managing PSI, a growing, pre-competitive collaboration of North American potato buyers, processors and growers. See job posting

Mike Wind explaining how his potato harvester works on his farm in Tabor, Alberta.

“By participating in PSI, we feel we are ahead of the curve in knowing what our customers are looking for when it comes to sustainability.”

- Mike Wind (Windiana Farms, Alberta, Canada)

For more information about PSI, please contact iyu@ipminsitute.org