Potatoes

13 July 2021

The potato aphid is widespread and affects potatoes, as well as lettuce, sugar beet and vegetable brassicas.

13 July 2021

The willow–carrot aphid affects carrots, celery, parsnips, parsley and potatoes, and transmits viruses.

3 August 2021

The potato leafhopper is a minor pest of potatoes.

26 July 2021

Leatherjackets (larvae of crane flies) damage the roots of a wide range of crops.

26 July 2021

Cutworms, the larvae of various moth species, damage many horticultural crops, as well as potatoes and sugar beet.

27 July 2021

Free-living nematodes can affect crops including carrots, potatoes and sugar beet causing yield reductions and reducing crop quality.

27 July 2021

Find out about the species in the soil pest complex and how to manage them.

18 May 2021

Potato storage: Precautions for application of sprout suppressants.

1 June 2021

What is the future of commercial potato storage? Our panel looking at what it costs to store potatoes in 2021, how it can be done more efficiently and take a look at the most important consideration for any business: the bottom line.

18 May 2021

This season we are receiving a lot of reports of high levels of softening, dehydration and compression damage from potato store managers.

15 June 2021

This webinar will explore the imporatnce of Maleic Hydrazide for storing potatoes without CIPC.

11 May 2021

Our Fight Against Blight programme started in 2004 and since then ‘blight scouts’ have sent in over 10,000 samples of potentially blight infested potato plants for genotyping.

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