Match potato varieties to local nematode populations, say researchers

A new study has mapped different population types of potato cyst nematode (PCN) with "unprecedented" accuracy, helping growers select less susceptible potato varieties in future.

by Gavin McEwan
Image: United Nations Economic Commission for Europe
Image: United Nations Economic Commission for Europe

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