Temperature limited yield explorations

By Team PotatoWorld, Aug 10, 2020 1:45:00 PM

The model used to calculate potential yield (see image below) assumes that there is no lack of water nor that yields are limited by lack of.

Topcis: Yields

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When storing potatoes, cooling is fundamental

By Team PotatoWorld, Aug 5, 2020 3:00:00 PM

If the storehouse is equipped with mechanical cooling, it is possible to cool the tubers quickly to the desired storage temperature.

Topcis: Storage

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Effect of climate change on water use in potato cultivation

By Team PotatoWorld, Aug 3, 2020 1:30:00 PM

A higher CO2 concentration of the air, a factor in climate change according to its definition in the Potato handbook, increases the internal CO2.

Topcis: Cultivation

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Important step in the storage process: storing potatoes

By Team PotatoWorld, Jul 29, 2020 3:00:00 PM

In order to be able to cool the potatoes adequately, it is important to fill the storage cells and boxes in the most optimal way.

Topcis: Storage

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Unlocking food from the potato tuber: the need to heat

By Team PotatoWorld, Jul 27, 2020 1:45:00 PM

Unlike some other vegetables like tomato, onion, carrot and cabbage that can be eaten raw but often are also prepared in the kitchen, potato.

Topcis: Health

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A proper basis for storing potatoes starts in the field

By Team PotatoWorld, Jul 22, 2020 12:00:00 PM

It is important to wait with harvesting until the potatoes are ready.

Topcis: Storage

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Precision farming in potato cultivation

By Team PotatoWorld, Jul 20, 2020 1:30:00 PM

In precision farming, potato crops and seed tuber lots are treated with the correct intervention at the smallest scale possible (up to the.

Topcis: Cultivation

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The role of storage in the potato economy

By Team PotatoWorld, Jul 15, 2020 4:00:00 PM

The role of storage in the potato economy

Topcis: Storage

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Need for irrigation in potato production

By Team PotatoWorld, Jul 13, 2020 2:00:00 PM

Potato production systems with abundant rainfall during the growing season do not depend on irrigation. Summer crops with severe and systematic.

Topcis: Cultivation

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Main potato viruses

By Team PotatoWorld, Jul 6, 2020 1:45:00 PM

Viruses are the smallest living organisms that can replicate themselves and they are only viable within living cells from which they draw the.

Topcis: Cultivation

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