Development and adoption of biological and management control strategies for the golden nematode-resistant potato CALS Impact Statement uri icon

abstract

  • This program develops golden nematode (GN)- resistant potato varieties and the necessary cultural practices to help potato growers successfully adopt and market these resistant lines. Resistant potato varieties are the key GN- control strategy utilized by the USDA-APHIS and the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets (NYSDAM) as it is the most effective, efficient and environmentally sound control measure.