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  • Storage Bulletin - September 2012

    ACT NOW FOR SUCCESSFUL STORAGE The AHDB Potatoes team at Sutton Bridge Crop Storage Research suggest some key actions to deal with the challenges facing potato growers this autumn: Make a plan...

  • Storage Bulletin - August 2012

    The new season for storage is fast approaching and, as store managers, there are several challenges potentially coming our way. Judging by some of the field reports, there is as strong a case as ever...

  • <span><a href="/publications/storage-bulletin-june-2012">Storage Bulletin - June 2012</a></span>

    Storage Bulletin - June 2012

    Overall, given the problems with the 2011 harvest, especially in the north, it is commendable how many managers’ crops have kept well with good quality potatoes continuing to be delivered from store...

  • Storage Bulletin - April 2012

    The storage season is starting to close for many but there remains a lot to keep abreast of both for crops in store and in preparation for next season. Crops in store now  For those crops...

  • <span><a href="/publications/storage-bulletin-movember-2011">Storage Bulletin - Movember 2011</a></span>

    Storage Bulletin - Movember 2011

    Whilst we are already past the normally intensive period of store management, we advise you to check your store daily at the moment. Many stores have been changing condition rapidly due to the...

  • Storage Bulletin - October 2011

     With store loading now well underway in many parts of the country, the focus has been on ensuring crop quality is maintained during the harvesting process and this is something that needs to...

  • Storage Bulletin - September 2010

    STORE LOADING This season's potato crop is later than usual for many people, and with wet weather adding further delay, it is going to be important to be vigilant in assessing quality entering...

  • Storage Bulletin - December 2010

    Growers are urged to check their crops in store carefully to ensure they are not suffering from the current cold weather.Most stores are well insulated to help isolate the storage environment from...

  • Storage Bulletin - February 2011

    Be on the look out for skin spot!It’s this time of year when skin spot lesions become apparent and if you are storing a susceptible variety, you need to be washing and checking samples - look for the...

  • Storage Bulletin - May 2011

    Do you use CIPC?Despite a great deal of promotional activity, many store managers are still not aware of the regulations and recommendations set out in the Code of Best Practice for use of CIPC.If...

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