Growth of early potatoes from different portions of seed tubers I. Emergence and plant stand

@article{McKeown2009GrowthOE,
  title={Growth of early potatoes from different portions of seed tubers I. Emergence and plant stand},
  author={Alan W. McKeown},
  journal={American Potato Journal},
  year={2009},
  volume={67},
  pages={751-759}
}
Several of the recently released early potato cultivars in Ontario are prone to poor and/or uneven stands. Studies were undertaken to investigate these problems. Basal seed halves of Jemseg and Yukon Gold were found to emerge an average of 4.6 and 5.7 days, respectively, later than shoots from apical halves or whole tubers in 3 years of study. No practical… CONTINUE READING