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Scientists warn disease threatens some of Scotland’s favourite consumer potatoes

Scotland’s favourite potatoes are under threat as experts warn Maris Piper and King Edward potatoes could soon be impossible to grow. Diseases such as blight have been ravaging traditional types of potatoes that remain popular with shoppers because they are tasty and easy to cook. But experts in Scotland are working to create new breeds of blight-resistant potato by crossing[Read More...]

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