Clarke, Adam
September 2012
Farmers Weekly;9/14/2012, Vol. 158 Issue 11, p5
Trade Publication
The article discusses developments in the potato market in Great Britain. Potato Council chairman Allan Stevenson mentioned the council's support for genetically modified technology to accelerate the development of different potato varieties. British Potato Council announced the decrease in potato varieties Maris Piper and Estima in 2012 due to the launch of various pre-packed salad varieties. Potato breeders are encouraged to support sustainable intensification to meet growing market demands.


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