Contents tagged with defects

12 July 2021

Find out about the common genetic defects affecting dairy breeding in the UK.

12 October 2021

Research on blackheart in stored potatoes

28 October 2019

Identify common defects in your potatoes using our simple image gallery

28 October 2019

Pit rot explained - signs, symptoms and possible causes

28 October 2019

Internal sprouting explained - signs, possible causes and how to avoid it

28 October 2019

Hollow heart and internal browning - possible causes and how to avoid it

28 October 2019

All you need to know about the irreversible condition called greening

28 October 2019

All you need to know about bruising or blackspot bruising, which happens when the tuber is impacted

28 October 2019

Blackheart is an internal defect caused by low oxygen and high carbon dioxide levels. All you need to know

13 November 2019

Information on storage management and controlling the risk of disease

22 February 2019

Poster detailing the various diseases and defects that can impact potatoes. Download below or order a hard copy from Emma, on 01406 359 419 | Emma.Bates@ahdb.org.uk

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