Research Updates

Read the latest Potato Update reports from FAR:

 
 

Busy potato research season 26 April 2017 - Update by Jen Linton, Potato Research Manager, FAR The number of trials and sites around the country has made the 2016/17 potato research season an exciting one for the research ...
Grower Talk – Mesh Crop Covers 26 April 2017 - Dr Charles Merfield from the BHU Future Farming Centre spoke at a recent Growers Talk in Lincoln. The topic was Mesh crop covers for non-chemical potato pest and disease control. ...
Precision Agriculture for potatoes 6 April 2017 - Key Points In paddock variation in yield and tuber size occur in potato crops. Yield and tuber size variation can lead to large differences in profitability within the paddock. Data ...
Evaluation of the drying & size reduction processes for the production of Potato Flour 1 December 2016 - The following is the a project report by Massey University Bachelor of Food Technology Honours student Yvette Coyle Read Full Report Abstract... This project involved investigating the drying of waste potatoes for the ...
Parameters for the hydrolysis and fermentation of potato waste to produce Etahnol – Eileen Huiting 1 December 2016 - The following is the abstract of a report by Massey University Bachelor of Food Technology Honours student Eileen Han Huiting Read Full report ABSTRACT Many researches have been carried out to investigate ...

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