Frequently Asked Questions

The registration is FREE, so why do I need to register?

We need to know how many people will attend in order to provide enough seating and refreshments. If there are more than one person attending from your organization, please make sure each person registers individually – See REGISTRATION page. If you plan to attend Potato Expo, a separate registration is required. Please visit


How can you provide this conference at no cost to the attendees?

This event is made possible by United Potato Growers of America, Potato Marketing Association of North America, and United Potato Growers of Canada. In addition, corporate sponsors, such as AMVAC, Vive Crop Protection, John Deere, and Simplot provide generous financial support to cover some of the expenses associated with the Summit. Please visit the SPONSORS page on this website.


Who can attend?

The Summit is a public meeting open to anyone. Registration is required.


Is this a United meeting?

No, this conference is sponsored in part by United Potato Growers of America, but is not a UPGA meeting. This meeting is open to the public; government and industry officials are invited. No business is conducted and no agreements are sought or made on any issue which would raise antitrust issues.


Is breakfast provided?

Yes, a continental breakfast is provided. 

How can I get a copy of the presentations?

All presentations will be available on this website shortly after the Summit. Additionally, a live stream of the Summit will be available for those who are unable travel. A link to the live stream will be posted on this website prior to the Summit.


I have additional questions, how can I contact you?

Please call or email us with additional questions - See CONTACT US page.