Research

Research

Study Finds Spuds Good for Pre-teen and Teen Girls

A recently published study has found nine to 17 year-old girls who consumed up to one cup of potatoes daily had no increased risk...

Mark Phillips with the P.E.I. Potato Board Picked as Nuffield Scholar

Mark Phillips, who is the marketing specialist for the Prince Edward Island Potato Board, has been chosen as one of this year's Nuffield Canada...

Study Finds Kids Who Eat Potatoes Are Healthier

Children who eat potatoes have higher quality diets than those who do not, a new study has found. The study found that eating potatoes...

New Potato Gene Which Will Speed Up Hybrid Breeding Found

Sli (S-locus inhibitor), the self-compatibility potato gene, has been identified, cloned and characterized by researchers, Solynta says in a news release on July 6. Researchers...

Potato Blight Pathogen Cuts into Potato Plant to Infect It

Researchers have discovered the potato blight pathogen uses a "sharp knife" to cut into potato plants and infect them, a July 2 news release...

Baking, Boiling Potatoes May Lower Sodium Retention

New research is showing reduced sodium retention in people who ate baked/boiled potatoes, a study from the Alliance for Potato Research and Education says. Participants in...

Study Finds Spuds Good for Pre-teen and Teen Girls

A recently published study has found nine to 17 year-old girls who consumed up to one cup of potatoes daily had no increased risk...

Mark Phillips with the P.E.I. Potato Board Picked as Nuffield Scholar

Mark Phillips, who is the marketing specialist for the Prince Edward Island Potato Board, has been chosen as one of this year's Nuffield Canada...

Study Finds Kids Who Eat Potatoes Are Healthier

Children who eat potatoes have higher quality diets than those who do not, a new study has found. The study found that eating potatoes...

New Potato Gene Which Will Speed Up Hybrid Breeding Found

Sli (S-locus inhibitor), the self-compatibility potato gene, has been identified, cloned and characterized by researchers, Solynta says in a news release on July 6. Researchers...

Potato Blight Pathogen Cuts into Potato Plant to Infect It

Researchers have discovered the potato blight pathogen uses a "sharp knife" to cut into potato plants and infect them, a July 2 news release...

Baking, Boiling Potatoes May Lower Sodium Retention

New research is showing reduced sodium retention in people who ate baked/boiled potatoes, a study from the Alliance for Potato Research and Education says. Participants in...