April 2013


Volume 42 Issue 4



8 Calendar

10 Around the Vine

12 New Products

46 Final Pass



14 A Sticky Solution

Researchers using potato's distant cousin to fight nematodes


18 Inside the USPB LRP!

The "New Normal"


Diggin' In

22 Zeroing in on Zebra Chip

Top scientists collaborate to combat elusive disease


24 The Potato Industry's Most Wanted

Understanding the potato psyllid


28 Increasing "Employ"-ment

Improving overall plant health, increasing yields


32 Buyer's Guide-Fungicides



6 From the Field

41 Idaho Potato Commission

42 University of Idaho

44 United Potato Growers of America

45 United States Potato Board