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Published April 14, 2010, 12:00 AM

Cultural tips to prevent scabby potatoes

Grocery stores have set up their seed potato displays, and many gardeners are getting ready to plant. However, some have expressed dismay about last year’s crop: disfigured, dark, rough, pitted and corky, their potatoes were infected with potato scab, a disease caused by a soil-borne bacteria.

By: By Robin Trott, Extension Educator, Alexandria Echo Press

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