Technology

Technology

Testing Potato Varieties for Growers from Coast to Coast

The Canadian Potato Council runs a program with groups across the country to test potato varieties locally. Potato growers in Canada are always interested in...

Making a Canadian Potato Breeding Program Work

A group of Canadian potato breeders have teamed up to breed potato varieties for late blight resistance. Potato breeders strive to develop new varieties with...

Allan Equipment is Making a Potato Harvester a New Way

Allan Equipment has taken a new spin on the potato harvester by making an electric model. When Trent Cousins and Daniel vanSchalkwyk bought Allan Equipment...

New Late Blight Resistant Potato Variety Released

A new potato variety called CIP-Matilde, which is resistant to late blight, has been released, Crop Trust and the International Potato Center (CIP) say in...

Looking Towards a Diploid Potato Future

The potato breeding world is taking in the whole picture when it comes to diploids. The words diploids and true potato seeds has been popping...

RNA-based Biopesticide Kills 98.3 Per Cent of Colorado Potato Beetles

A Vancouver, B.C.-based company has announced that an independent test of its environmentally safe, RNA-based biopesticide technology was found to have 98.3 per cent mortality...

Testing Potato Varieties for Growers from Coast to Coast

The Canadian Potato Council runs a program with groups across the country to test potato varieties locally. Potato growers in Canada are always interested in...

Making a Canadian Potato Breeding Program Work

A group of Canadian potato breeders have teamed up to breed potato varieties for late blight resistance. Potato breeders strive to develop new varieties with...

Allan Equipment is Making a Potato Harvester a New Way

Allan Equipment has taken a new spin on the potato harvester by making an electric model. When Trent Cousins and Daniel vanSchalkwyk bought Allan Equipment...

New Late Blight Resistant Potato Variety Released

A new potato variety called CIP-Matilde, which is resistant to late blight, has been released, Crop Trust and the International Potato Center (CIP) say in...

Looking Towards a Diploid Potato Future

The potato breeding world is taking in the whole picture when it comes to diploids. The words diploids and true potato seeds has been popping...

RNA-based Biopesticide Kills 98.3 Per Cent of Colorado Potato Beetles

A Vancouver, B.C.-based company has announced that an independent test of its environmentally safe, RNA-based biopesticide technology was found to have 98.3 per cent mortality...