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New University of Maine research hub to focus on Potato Virus Y
Agosto 22, 2021
Greater understanding of the biology of one of the most destructive plant viruses to potato crops will be the focus of a research hub at the University of Maine.
Honduras: Establecen ensayo nacional de 36 clones de papa
Mayo 04, 2021
Con la finalidad de encontrar nuevos materiales que se adapten a las zonas paperas de Honduras se establece un ensayo nacional de evaluación de 36 clones de papa.
Wildflowers could control aphid-borne viruses in potatoes
Noviembre 17, 2020
Sowing wildflowers into potato crops could reduce aphid-carried viruses and offer an alternative to declining access to insecticides for growers.
Across China: Hi-tech Potato Industry Boosts Poverty Alleviation
Agosto 19, 2020
The potato industry in Ulanqab, dubbed the 'potato city' of China, has become one of the main industries to help farmers shake off poverty.
Potato plants at highest risk of potato virus Y infection during first three weeks
Febrero 26, 2020
Potato virus Y is the most economically important and devastating aphid-transmitted virus, affecting both tuber yield and quality. The virus is also a major cause of seed potato degeneration, which leads to regular flushing out of seed potatoes.
Phytophthora infestans, causing late blight in potatoes, has a virus accomplice
Noviembre 08, 2019
A research team has identified a virus infecting Phytophthora infestans, the pathogen causing late blight in potatoes and tomatoes, that appears to increase the pathogen's ability to cause the disease.
Potato mop-top virus response New Zealand closes out
Agosto 16, 2019
A joint Biosecurity New Zealand and Potatoes New Zealand response to the crop disease potato mop-top virus (PMTV) is being closed out, with industry taking the lead on long-term management.
Looking for help in nature itself to defend potatoes against nematodes and scab
Julio 23, 2019
WSU plant pathologists Kiwamu Tanaka and Cynthia Gleason are exploring novel approaches to protect the potato crops against nematodes and scab - mobilizing nature itself.
Ongoing research in Idaho targets PVY in search of solutions
Julio 06, 2019
Ongoing studies at the University of Idaho’s Aberdeen Research & Extension Center seek to help seed potato growers avoid a chronically troublesome disease spread by aphids, called potato virus Y, writes John O’Connell in the Idaho State Journal.
Científicos descubren interacción clave entre virus de plantas y virus de insectos.
Junio 19, 2019
Los áfidos y los virus de plantas que estos transmiten causan daños de miles de millones de dólares a cultivos en todo el mundo cada año.