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Idaho potato industry makes progress against diseases

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — The head of Idaho’s potato seed certification program says growers appear to have made progress in controlling bacterial ring rot...

Tools for Success

New innovations in potato storage technology. To protect their investment, it’s important for growers to keep on top of the latest innovations in ventilation, humidification...

Top 5 Storage Diseases

The major threats facing potato producers this season — and how to manage or prevent them. Potato growers are familiar with the expression ‘a potato storage...

Controlling Silver Scurf

This common disease that causes unsightly blemishes on potatoes can be a headache for fresh market producers. What options are available to growers for...

Managing Fusarium Dry Rot in Potatoes

From planting to storage, fusarium can affect tubers at every stage of the production cycle. Here are some tips for protecting your potatoes. Fusarium is...

Recipe for Storage Success

The devil is in the details in the battle against post-harvest fungal infections in potatoes. Every grower has seen it at one time or another:...

Idaho potato industry makes progress against diseases

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — The head of Idaho’s potato seed certification program says growers appear to have made progress in controlling bacterial ring rot...

Tools for Success

New innovations in potato storage technology. To protect their investment, it’s important for growers to keep on top of the latest innovations in ventilation, humidification...

Top 5 Storage Diseases

The major threats facing potato producers this season — and how to manage or prevent them. Potato growers are familiar with the expression ‘a potato storage...

Controlling Silver Scurf

This common disease that causes unsightly blemishes on potatoes can be a headache for fresh market producers. What options are available to growers for...

Managing Fusarium Dry Rot in Potatoes

From planting to storage, fusarium can affect tubers at every stage of the production cycle. Here are some tips for protecting your potatoes. Fusarium is...

Recipe for Storage Success

The devil is in the details in the battle against post-harvest fungal infections in potatoes. Every grower has seen it at one time or another:...