Watch the two newest videos posted on YouTube! Dr. Dave Douches’ research group at Michigan State University was excited to see some nice diploids in their trials this year, some even better than the tetraploids! This video shows the Douches group harvesting one of their replicated diploid agronomic trial plots using their research plot harvester. Watch the entire video to see all steps in the process.
Endelman lab (University of Wisconsin-Madison) members, Lin Song, PhD student in Plant Breeding and Plant Genetics, and Dr. Maria Caraza-Harter, Postdoctoral Research Associate, describe the lab’s summer 2021 diploid potato field trial.
Potato innovation has stagnated for decades. Sexual reproduction might get it unstuck. This article is written by Potato 2.0 advisory committee member Peter Imle and featured in the MIT technology Review. Read the article here or you can download the article here.