Altering the growing environment of potatoes with plastic sheeting

By Team PotatoWorld, Feb 8, 2021 11:00:00 AM

In large-scale commercial potato production, plastic sheeting is used to cover the soil after planting to raise the soil temperature.

Topcis: Growth

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Potato World Vision - Taking responsibility

By Team PotatoWorld, Feb 4, 2021 12:30:00 PM

The content of this blog is the Potato World vision column published in PotatoWorld magazine 2020/04.

Topcis: Insider

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Environment dependence of cropping systems

By Team PotatoWorld, Jan 25, 2021 11:00:00 AM

In technologically advanced conditions, seed certification and inputs of chemicals contribute substantially to the yielding ability of the potato.

Topcis: Growth

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Photosynthesis and starch formation in potatoes

By Team PotatoWorld, Jan 18, 2021 2:01:00 PM

In the dark, no photosynthesis takes place.

Topcis: Growth

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Fungus diseases: Rhizoctonia canker (black scurf) in potatoes

By Team PotatoWorld, Jan 11, 2021 1:00:00 PM

Tuber closely set with small to moderate sclerotia. (Photo PRI)

Topcis: Diseases

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Resistance breeding and potato breeding pioneers

By Team PotatoWorld, Jan 7, 2021 12:15:00 PM

Choices of different potato varieties were limited in the 18th century.

Topcis: Breeding

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Fungus diseases: Silver scurf in potatoes

By Team PotatoWorld, Dec 28, 2020 11:30:00 AM

1. Silver grey patches on a tuber, due to silver scurf. (Photo PRI)

Topcis: Diseases

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More precision in potato production; weed control

By Team PotatoWorld, Dec 22, 2020 12:10:10 PM

The content of this blog is the World of Potato Research column published in PotatoWorld magazine 2020/04.

Topcis: Research

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Invest in basic research to prepare potato industry for the future

By Team PotatoWorld, Dec 10, 2020 11:45:00 AM

The content of this blog is the foreword from the Editorial Director published in PotatoWorld magazine 2020/04.

Topcis: Editorial

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Transport of potatoes

By Team PotatoWorld, Dec 7, 2020 12:00:00 PM
Topcis: Transport

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