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{Tool} Potato (Solanum tuberosum L.). [Patata (Solanum tuberosum L.).] Creator(s): Nonne, Maria Francesca and Bocci, Riccardo. Issuing Organisation(s): Rete Semi Rurali. Schede tecniche Rete Semi Rurali, no. 11. (2009)

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This tool focuses on the potato crops. It provides information on the plant physiology, the traditional varieties available in Italy as well as the seed production, conservation and selection.

Summary translation

La scheda presenta la coltura della patata. Fornisce informazioni sulla fisiologia della pianta, le varietà locali presenti in Italia e la produzione, conservazione ed essiccamento del seme.

EPrint Type:Practice tool
Teaser:Improve the management of solanaceae crops in organic farming
What problem does the tool address?:With the use of modern varieties, farmers lost the capacity to produce their seeds on-farm. However, in organic farming, the choice of the right varieties, often traditional and local ones, and the production of seeds when they are not available is key to facilitate potato crop management. However, producing potato seeds can be a difficult issue that requires effort.
What solution does the tool offer?:The tool explains the specific needs of the potato crop in terms of seed conservation, seed production and traditional varieties in Italy
Type of Practice Tool:Leaflets & guidelines
Keywords:potato, potatoes, seeds, seed production
Agrovoc keywords:
Englishseed productionhttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_6937
Subjects: Crop husbandry > Breeding, genetics and propagation
Crop husbandry > Production systems > Root crops
Research affiliation: European Union > Horizon 2020 > Liveseed
European Union > Horizon 2020 > Liveseed > Selected tools
Italy > Other organizations
Related Links:https://organic-farmknowledge.org/tool/37907, https://orgprints.org/37907
Project ID:oknet
Deposited By: Ortolani, Livia
ID Code:37907
Deposited On:20 Apr 2020 07:14
Last Modified:13 May 2020 11:35
Document Language:Italian/Italiano

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