Michigan Potato Industry Commission

Working to create an economically viable potato industry in Michigan.

About Us

Upcoming Events


Montcalm Field Day and Research Committee Meeting

Thursday, Aug. 5, 2021, 9am-1:30pm


MPIC Variety Release Committee meeting

Thursday, Aug. 19, 2021, 9:30am-3pm

UP Potato Field Day

Upper Peninsula Potato Field Day

Monday, Aug. 30, 2021, 4-7pm

Recent News

Market Report July 21st, 2021

Market Reports

Harvest started last Sunday in southern Michigan. The crop is in good condition and growers...

Market Report July 14th, 2021

Market Reports

The chip potato market is saturated. Storage potatoes from the 2020 crop have mostly been...

Market Report June 30th, 2021

Market Reports

Chip potato markets are quiet. Supplies are plentiful despite some quality issues with potatoes from...

Michigan Potato Industry Commission

MPIC was formed in 1970 by the Michigan legislature as the state’s potato research, promotion, and education organization.

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Potato Growers of Michigan (PGMI)

Created in 1991, Potato Growers of Michigan, Inc. (PGMI) works to keep the legislature and decision makers in Lansing and Washington, D.C. informed on the needs of the Michigan potato industry.

Meet the Board

Michigan Seed Potato Association

Seed is one of the most important ingredients to the total potato production management program.

Meet the Board of Directors