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How breeding can help farmers manage PCN in potatoes

A breeding collaboration in the UK, searching for new marketable spud varieties showing resistance and high tolerance to potato cyst nematode, have put forward five promising candidate clones for National List testing. Adam Clarke reports on this initiative for Farmers Weekly.

Clarke writes that Grampian Growers, E Park & Sons and Skea Organics

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