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Better And Stronger Potatoes Using Hybrid Breeding

Potato is a hugely important crop worldwide, being eaten across the world and across cultures. Increased crop productivity and strength will help cater for...

Revolutionizing with CRISPR

CRISPR-Cas9 is revolutionizing the way we create novel crops, but why should growers care? By Alex Martin There are plenty of buzzwords surrounding the seed industry...

Potato Breeding: A European Approach, Part I

Marcel Bruins, editor of European Seed, discusses the challenges and opportunities of breeding new potato varieties with the leaders of Europe’s major potato breeding...

Breaking the Fall

There’s a new way to ensure gentler handling of spuds, thanks to an innovative product invented by potato growers in P.E.I. Two years ago, Maritimer...

New and Improved Potato Scanning and Handling Systems

Recent updates on new and established scanning and handling systems including the SmartSpud, chemical imaging and an acrylamide sensor. Any technology that helps maximize profit...

Innovative Approach to Breeding Could Mean Higher Yields and Better Crops

Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientists in Albany, California, have found a way to streamline the process that scientists use to insert multiple genes into...

Better And Stronger Potatoes Using Hybrid Breeding

Potato is a hugely important crop worldwide, being eaten across the world and across cultures. Increased crop productivity and strength will help cater for...

Revolutionizing with CRISPR

CRISPR-Cas9 is revolutionizing the way we create novel crops, but why should growers care? By Alex Martin There are plenty of buzzwords surrounding the seed industry...

Potato Breeding: A European Approach, Part I

Marcel Bruins, editor of European Seed, discusses the challenges and opportunities of breeding new potato varieties with the leaders of Europe’s major potato breeding...

Breaking the Fall

There’s a new way to ensure gentler handling of spuds, thanks to an innovative product invented by potato growers in P.E.I. Two years ago, Maritimer...

New and Improved Potato Scanning and Handling Systems

Recent updates on new and established scanning and handling systems including the SmartSpud, chemical imaging and an acrylamide sensor. Any technology that helps maximize profit...

Innovative Approach to Breeding Could Mean Higher Yields and Better Crops

Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientists in Albany, California, have found a way to streamline the process that scientists use to insert multiple genes into...