Research

Research

Water Scarcity is on the Rise Thanks to Climate Change

As the effects of climate change worsen, water availability and crop productivity across the globe plummet. Therefore, a complex understanding of the effect of...

Diversity Not Always Key When It Comes to Cover Crops

Despite former claims, cover crop diversity may not be the best for weed control in your potato fields. When it comes to cover crops, the...

Testing Potato Products for the Canadian Industry

Independent research companies like Gaia Consulting are an important part of getting new products approved for the potato industry. When a company makes a new...

French Fries Found to be Better for You than Previously Thought

A new study has found that eating a 300-calorie serving of french fries every day for a month doesn't result in weight gain, a March...

Study Discovers How Soil Bacteria Fights Common Scab

A study by researchers from the John Innes Centre isolated soil bacteria in a potato field finding how it protects potatoes from scab, a...

Study Finds “Safeners” Help Protect Sweet Potatoes from Herbicides

A recent study from researchers at Clemson University and the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) found new formulas for "safeners" which protect sweet...

Water Scarcity is on the Rise Thanks to Climate Change

As the effects of climate change worsen, water availability and crop productivity across the globe plummet. Therefore, a complex understanding of the effect of...

Diversity Not Always Key When It Comes to Cover Crops

Despite former claims, cover crop diversity may not be the best for weed control in your potato fields. When it comes to cover crops, the...

Testing Potato Products for the Canadian Industry

Independent research companies like Gaia Consulting are an important part of getting new products approved for the potato industry. When a company makes a new...

French Fries Found to be Better for You than Previously Thought

A new study has found that eating a 300-calorie serving of french fries every day for a month doesn't result in weight gain, a March...

Study Discovers How Soil Bacteria Fights Common Scab

A study by researchers from the John Innes Centre isolated soil bacteria in a potato field finding how it protects potatoes from scab, a...

Study Finds “Safeners” Help Protect Sweet Potatoes from Herbicides

A recent study from researchers at Clemson University and the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) found new formulas for "safeners" which protect sweet...