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- Spud planters on schedule. Abel, Charles // Farmers Weekly;3/15/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 11, p53
Reports on the progress of potato planting in Great Britain. Stocks of potato by mid January 2002.
- Shoot growth restriction in dry matter partitioning and minituber production of potato plants. Bisognin, Dilson Antônio; Dellai, Jacso // CiÃªncia Rural;Nov2015, Vol. 45 Issue 11, p1917
The aim of this research was to determine the effect of shoot growth restriction in the dry matter partitioning and minituber production of potato plants grown in a closed soilless system. Minitubers of the cultivars 'Macaca' and 'Asterix' were planted in the greenhouse in the density of 100...
- Catchy weather holds up spuds. Abel, Charles // Farmers Weekly;5/13/2005, Vol. 142 Issue 19, p47
Focuses on potato farming in Norfolk, England. Effect of weather irregularities on planting activities in the area; Comments by potato farmer Tim Coates, on their efforts to finish planting the seeds.
- Potato cultivation in the Uporoto Mountains, Tanzania. Andersson, Jens A. // African Affairs;Jan1996, Vol. 95 Issue 378, p85
Focuses on the production of Irish potato in the Uporoto Mountains in the south-western part of Tanzania. Increase popularity of crop among peasant producers; When Irish potato was introduced as a crop; Expansion of market production; Use of technical agronomic in the production of potatoes.
- potatoes. GARNHAM, PETER // Horticulture;Nov/Dec2012, Vol. 109 Issue 6, p12
The article offers step-by-step instructions for planting potatoes.
- Planting potatoes in Zone 8. Ferguson, Mary C. // Countryside & Small Stock Journal;Jan/Feb94, Vol. 78 Issue 1, p66
Presents guidelines for planting potatoes. Time for planting; Cutting the potato into pieces so that each piece has several eyes; Mounding the dirt during sprouting; Avoiding manure on potato rows; Poisonous aspects of the potato plant; Harvesting.
- Planting Potatoes. // Children's Digest;Mar/Apr2004, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p13
Presents tips on planting potatoes.
- It' easy to grow great potatoes in this `basket' // Countryside & Small Stock Journal;Jul/Aug97, Vol. 81 Issue 4, p41
Presents steps and items needed in planting and growing potatoes in a basket.
- Small Seed Potatoes. // Organic Gardening;Feb/Mar2014, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p69
The article provides an answer to a question of cutting seed potatoes before planting.