seed potato

seed potato

n
(Agriculture) a potato tuber used for planting
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Organised by Growing Newsome, the day offers 30 different varieties of seed potato, ideal for home gardeners and allotment holders alike.
On Saturday, January 27, seed potato will be available for sale on a market stall outside the Greggs at the McDonaldsend of Loughborough Market, with all proceeds going to local community group Transition Loughborough.
These need no pesticide spray on edible and seed potato crops on GB Farms.
Through planning and technical assistance, the private and public sectors in certified potato production have been strengthen, which resulted in 50 percent reduction of the import of the seed potato, he added.
Plants from larger seed potato tubers exhibited greater physiological growth and yield (kg/ha) compared to smaller seed tubers when the experiment was terminated at 95 days after emergence.
Two Cuban inspectors toured seed potato fields in the state's Red River Valley last year and plan to return to North Dakota when the potatoes were ready to be shipped, Johnson said.
Earlier the Kazakh Ministry of Agriculture imposed a ban on import of seed potato from Kyrgyzstan since April 10 to July 31 in order to prevent the spread of potato root nematode.
UK potato marketers The Higgins Group have achieved the market seal of approval for two new varieties at the group's seed potato division, HGi.
The marketing director for an Idaho seed potato cooperative believes growers must cut back acreage this year to reduce the surplus that is depressing prices.
A number of Research institutes viz, Punjab Seed Corporation, Ayub Agricultural Research Institute, Faisalabad, National Agricultural Research Center, Islamabad, Pak German Seed Potato Project, Abbot Abad are producing potato pre basic seed.
With the production of over 500,000 microtubers in PBI's laboratory in Alberta, PBI is now the largest producer of nuclear seed potato laboratory in Canada.
Each seed potato produces seven more, but of these some are needed grow next year's seed crop "With crowd funding, we now hope to build capacity by growing more seed potatoes around Britain.