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Crop Production R & D

NSERC funds UPEI research into potato input technologies

The development of new technologies and systems for the application of potato production inputs has received a funding boost at the University of Prince...

Preparing for the Potato’s Future

Laying the groundwork to identify traits that will help potato crops face the impacts of climate change.It’s always been critical to breed new crop...

Green potatoes safe for consumers to eat, researcher says

Sabine Tanios is a PhD candidate in Tasmania working on research into why and how potatoes develop green colouring.Her work at the Tasmanian Institute...

Sorghum-Sudangrass as Rotation Crop

Already grown by some potato farmers in P.E.I., the use of this multi-benefit crop may increase in years to come.The ideal potato rotation crop...

Mesh Keeps Pests Off Potatoes: NZ research

In New Zealand, a team of Lincoln University researchers is impressed with the results from a trial of a mesh cover that is used...

Conservation Measures Outperform Conventional Yields

Yields and other benefits are there under conservation potato production practices; the challenge is to reduce the cost of compost.Conventional potato production appears ultimately...

NSERC funds UPEI research into potato input technologies

The development of new technologies and systems for the application of potato production inputs has received a funding boost at the University of Prince...

Preparing for the Potato’s Future

Laying the groundwork to identify traits that will help potato crops face the impacts of climate change.It’s always been critical to breed new crop...

Green potatoes safe for consumers to eat, researcher says

Sabine Tanios is a PhD candidate in Tasmania working on research into why and how potatoes develop green colouring.Her work at the Tasmanian Institute...

Sorghum-Sudangrass as Rotation Crop

Already grown by some potato farmers in P.E.I., the use of this multi-benefit crop may increase in years to come.The ideal potato rotation crop...

Mesh Keeps Pests Off Potatoes: NZ research

In New Zealand, a team of Lincoln University researchers is impressed with the results from a trial of a mesh cover that is used...

Conservation Measures Outperform Conventional Yields

Yields and other benefits are there under conservation potato production practices; the challenge is to reduce the cost of compost.Conventional potato production appears ultimately...