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Wild Potatoes are being used to Develop Commercial Potatoes that will Resist Disease

by Annette Welsford 1 Comment
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With potatoes being the number one veggie crop in the USA, it's not surprising that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has dedicated a lot of time and money to doing all it can to develop potatoes that will resist the typical diseases that attack potatoes. It's not just the damage from potato diseases that ...