American Potato Journal

, Volume 65, Issue 4, pp 229–235 | Cite as

Implications of new technologies for seed potato certification programs and seed growers

  • Kenneth W. Knutson

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Micropropagation tissue culture seed potatoes certification 


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© 1988 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Kenneth W. Knutson
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  1. 1.Potato Certification Service, Department of HorticultureColorado State UniversityFort Collins

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