Dr. Mathuresh Singh

The 2022 potato crop in both PEI and New Brunswick contained higher levels of PVY compared to previous years, Dr. Mathuresh Singh told growers at the recent PEI Potato Conference in Summerside.

"Over the years, pass-rates of seed lot samples in Post-harvest testing for PVY (PHT) have been generally trending higher," said the researcher with Agricultural Certification Services Inc. in Fredericton.

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