Potato Varietal Development


Potato varietal development research will help identify new potato varieties and cultural and postharvest management practices that will provide profitable, sustainable production for the grower, improved competitiveness for the potato industry, a healthy, inexpensive food supply for American consumers, and contribute to a healthy environment.

HAREC has potato variety selection and evaluation trials, and research on the effects of nitrogen fertilization and water rate on tuber yield and quality. Evaluation of advanced selections for field resistance to early dying, potato leaf roll virus, potato virus Y, and nematodes.

Oregon Potato Information Exchange

Northwest Potato Research

Potato Variety Management Institute

Tri-State and Regional Variety Trial Reports

Two New OSU potato varieties

WERA027: Potato Variety Development