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Potatoes in Practice 2013

AHDB Potatoes event

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Event date: 
Thursday, 8 August, 2013 - 09:30 to 18:30
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Location :
Dundee area, Scotland, DD2 5LJ


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For farmers, agronomists, industry and scientists

The event is sponsored by AHDB Potatoes and is presented in association with the James Hutton Institute, SRUC (Scotland's Rural College), Agrii and the wider potato industry.

Potatoes in Practice is now in its 15th year, and has grown to be the UK's biggest potato field event. It's held at the James Hutton Institute's Balruddery Farm near Dundee and brings together variety trials, research, seminars, machinery and trade exhibits in one place making it an essential date in the potato industry calendar.

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Seminar programme
Blackleg and haulm destruction (SRUC)
Soils and cultivation (NIAB-CUF)
Protecting GB's national seed crop (AHDB Potatoes and A J Allan)

New for 2013 – live potato machinery demonstrations

Watch working machinery live during the day - demos at 9.00am and repeated 4.00pm.


Event Contacts

Pam Cassidy, The James Hutton Institute: +44 (0)844 928 5428 or

Sophie Lock, AHDB Potatoes: +44 (0)24 7647 8772 or


Potatoes in Practice 2012 Trials Results now published. See outcomes on agronomy trials including herbicide variety sensitivity, spacing and foliar nutrition.


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