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#5 Common Scab with Claudia Goyer

May 19, 2021 Prince Edward Island Potato Board Season 1 Episode 5
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#5 Common Scab with Claudia Goyer
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#5 Common Scab with Claudia Goyer
May 19, 2021 Season 1 Episode 5
Prince Edward Island Potato Board

In this week's episode of SpudChat, we talk with Dr. Claudia Goyer, plant pathologist with Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada in Fredericton, NB about common scab, the old nemesis of potato farmers everywhere.  We talk about how common scab happens and some of the reasons why it is such a challenge to control.  We also talk about Claudia's research as part of the national Potato Cluster research project on common scab, including some promising new results using a conventional product.

Check out www.peipotatoagronomy.com for more info on common scab and any of the topics we discuss.

Show Notes

In this week's episode of SpudChat, we talk with Dr. Claudia Goyer, plant pathologist with Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada in Fredericton, NB about common scab, the old nemesis of potato farmers everywhere.  We talk about how common scab happens and some of the reasons why it is such a challenge to control.  We also talk about Claudia's research as part of the national Potato Cluster research project on common scab, including some promising new results using a conventional product.

Check out www.peipotatoagronomy.com for more info on common scab and any of the topics we discuss.