American Potato Journal

, Volume 46, Issue 10, pp 398–403 | Cite as

A review of the soil-moisture relationship in potatoes

  • Gurbachan Singh
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From the above review it is evident that a high soil moisture content should be maintained at all stages of plant growth to obtain high yields of potatoes. The soil moisture should never be allowed to drop below 50% of the available range of moisture.


Soil Moisture Potato Yield Russet Burbank Potato Supplemental Irrigation Unfertilized Plot 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gurbachan Singh
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  1. 1.Department of Plant and Soil SciencesUniversity of MaineOrono

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