Sprout Suppression

8 November 2019

A volatile chemical emitted by potato tubers that naturally inhibits sprouting and induces tuber cells undergoing division to stay at a resting stage

26 May 2020

This technical event will present the latest research, new storage techniques and alternative storage methods from AHDB-funded trials and work from industry partners.

8 November 2019

Orange oil has EU Annex 1 listing and is currently undergoing registration in Europe

8 November 2019

As we move towards the end of October, many of you have been reporting problems of a wet crop and various diseases during lifting and store loading.

4 November 2019

All of our tools and resources in one place, from events, to visits to publications

8 November 2019

Brief information on the alternative products to popular sprout suppression active CIPC as it nears its withdrawal date

23 October 2019

Interim reports from the CIPC alternatives projects running from 2017 - 2020

22 October 2019

We're offering free one-to-one potato store visits via our new Storage Network, you can sign-up at BP2019

22 October 2019

Interim results after year two of our research project looking at alternative sprout suppressants for the processing sector in potatoes.

22 October 2019

Interim results after year one of our research project looking at alternative sprout suppressants for the fresh-pack sector in potatoes.

20 September 2019

Get the latest guidance from the AHDB storage team, with sections for new stores and those that have previously had CIPC treatments

20 September 2019

AHDB research trials have shown that the future of sprout control post-CIPC could be in using a combination of treatments