Category: Varieties

GM helps spuds beat blight

See on Scoop.it – Potato News In a three-year genetic-modification research trial, British scientists from The Sainsbury Laboratory boosted resistance of potatoes to late blight – their most important disease – without […]

Kenya looks to certified seed potatoes

See on Scoop.it – Potato NewsKenyan farmers have challenges getting certified               seed potatoes, a government official said on Wednesday.Agriculture Principal Secretary Sicily Kariuki told a food forum  that as a result average yields […]