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R&D projects completed 2009

  • R411 Potato Diagnostics

    Aim: To improve the interpretation of diagnostic test results for Rhizoctonia solani and Spongospora subterranea This project seeks to extend the commercialisation and interpretation of diagnostic...

  • R272 Common Scab (Joint-funded LINK project)

    The identity of Streptomyces species occurring in soil and tuber samples collected during the project was determined. Two of these species, S. acidiscabies and S. turgidiscabies, were new records for...

  • R270 Volunteer Control LINK

    Aim: To develop a system to detect volunteer potatoes in vegetable crops and deliver a targetted application of herbicide to the volunteers. The project began as feasiblity study, funded by HDC and ...