Growers prefer Spudman

Spudman has served as a powerful and reliable resource for potato growers across the nation. In addition to its print magazine, Spudman is a 24/7, 365 on-demand digital resource featuring the latest news, insights, products and more to ensure successful growing operations. Spudman reaches the nation’s potato growers, packers, shippers and processors. Each issue features a grower feature story, industry news, product and chemical news, plus guest columns from industry experts such as PAA, NPC, and others. A focus on pest and disease control, biocontrols, agtech and research – providing industry professionals with everything they need for success in the marketplace.

88.5% of Spudman subscribers are directly involved in, or influence, purchasing decisions for their business.


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  • 58 percent of growers think advertisements are a valuable part of the publication**
  • 71 percent have visited an advertiser’s website or social media after seeing their ad in Spudman**
  • 38 percent have recommended or purchased a product after seeing an ad in Spudman**

**Signet AdStudy – September/October Issue 2022


See what our readers are saying about Spudman

Spudman Subscriber Verbatim - September/October Issue Signet AdStudy®

Gives me a broader understanding of available products.

Very useful tool that aggregates all of the knowledge a grower needs to be successful.

I appreciate the articles. Keep track of ads that offer products I can use. Organic products.

Keeping up with what is new. Trying to learn from others’ experiences seeing where I can get more information. Expos, Universities, private industry, etc.

Spudman has been a great media partner for TriCal Group by helping us to share the value story of Strike Soil Fumigants through integrated editorial programs and innovative media touchpoints. We truly enjoy working with Andrea and the Spudman team. They make the process of advertising so much easier!

- Lauren Roberson, TriCal Group

“Spudman offers excellent integrated editorial programs. Recently, we took advantage of the opportunity to highlight a pest of the month and promote some of our products for treatment of the pest. Andrea and her editorial team made the process so easy for us. The article that was published was comprehensive and truly showcased my client’s expertise and products well.”

- Emily Murphy, Stratagon, Inc.

"Spudman continues to be a great partner to Periscope as they are able to provide omni-channel sponsorships and efficient media tactics that help BASF meet their KPIs."

- Amy Supalla, Periscope

"It is very nice to have people call or email Greentronics after reading an ad or other content about Greentronics in Spudman. After several years of advertising in Spudman, we know this is the right publication for us. It reaches the people we want to connect with. The publication has a sharp focus and great articles."

- Bill Menkveld, Greentronics

"1,4GROUP has exclusively used Spudman for all our marketing needs, advertising, industry surveys, industry feedback, etc. Spudman’s reputation and coverage in the industry started 1,4GROUP’s journey with Spudman and the professional, helpful and friendly staff at Spudman have been a strong factor in 1,4GROUP continuing with this exclusive arrangement. If you think you know what you want, Spudman will help you get what you really need."

- Crawford Smith, 1,4GROUP