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AUTHOR(S)
Clarke, Adam
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;9/14/2012, Vol. 158 Issue 11, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
79936054

 

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