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Checklist of potato emergence problems

May 14, 2021  By Eugenia Banks, Andy Robinson, Steven B. Johnson

At times, potato growers may experience poor emergence of potato plants. Potato plants may not emerge properly for a number of reasons. This resource, compiled by Eugenia Banks (Ontario Potato Board), Andy Robinson (North Dakota State University/University of Minnesota) and Steven B. Johnson (University of Main Co-operative Extension), shares a list of common problems that can cause poor potato emergence and stand. Utilizing this list can help growers more rapidly identify the cause and improve management of the crop and subsequent crops. | READ MORE

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