You are here

Seed

Pages

  • Overseas trade events (seed and export)

    AHDB Potatoes supports GB's seed export industry AHDB Potatoes presents key seed and export messages to existing and prospective international markets at key overseas trade events. Our trade stands...

  • Glyphosate: guidance to help prevent contamination in seed potatoes

    Dowload your free Glyphosate user guide here. For further information please contact: Stuart Baxter, stuart.baxter@ahdb.org.uk Further resources: Webcast "Effect of Glyphosate on Potatoes”, Dr....

  • Safe Haven Certification Scheme

    Sixty per-cent of British seed is now covered by the voluntary Safe Haven scheme. The Safe Haven Certification Scheme was set up by the British seed industry in 2004 to provide additional...

  • 11140032 Integrating Agronomy and Storage

    Background Variation in the performance of seed is a regular cause of concern amongst growers and contributes to the failure of ware crops to meet market requirements and economic potential as well...

  • Seed and Export

    Robert Burns, Head of Seed and Export e: robert.burns@ahdb.org.uk   t: 0131 297 7460 ¦ m: 07581129476   Rob is Head of Seed and Exports, based in Edinburgh. He has worked as a research scientist,...

  • 11140010 PhD Mapping Starch and Glycaemic Index (GI)

    Background Potatoes have a typically of high glycaemic index (GI), although published GI values are highly variable depending on potato variety and processing/ cooking methods, GI is becoming a major...

  • R459 Improving Cultivation Practices in Potatoes

    Aim: To improve cultivation practices in potatoes to increase soil structural stability, lengthen the window of cultivatability, improve soil N use efficiency, reduce wastage and energy consumption...

  • R447 Independent Variety Trials

    Aim: To provide robust disease resistance ratings for new and, where appropriate, existing varieties for public dissemination. Industry Challenge In order to comply with both national and European...

  • R454 Blackleg Survey

    Aim: To provide information on the bacteria causing blackleg in seed crops. Collaboration FERA Approach A survey of seed potato stocks in England and Wales has been conducted since 2010 with AHDB...

  • Grower Collaboration 2013

    Report on Grower Collaboration sites in 2013

Pages