Konst Research BV

Speringweg 970
Zwaanshoek
NL2136
Netherlands

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Varieties Bred

Name Image Marketing Qualities
Fianna  Maincrop processing. Can be utilised in the Chipping market. Good shape. Good resistance to growth cracks and secondary growth. Higher levels of nitrogen are required to help reduce DM. Very low sugar accumulation, giving excellent long-term storage. Susceptible to late blight on tubers, potato cyst nematode Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1. Tests show resistance to Dry rot Fusarium sulphureum , Powdery scab, Skin spot, splitting, bruising, potato virus Yo and resistant to potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis .
Kondor  Red skinned maincrop table potato, which is high yielding, high bulking and copes well with heat and drought stress. Mainly an export variety from the UK. Tests show susceptibility to silver scurf, Blackleg, potatos cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1 and Splitting.
Marfona  Second early table potato, tending to produce large baker fraction. Very popular early baker for numerous supermarket outlets. Tests show resistance to Dry rot Fusarium sulphureum and splitting. Susceptible to potato cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and Globodera pallida Pa2/3,1.
Wilja  Suitable for pre-pack and general ware. Long oval yellow tubers with light yellow flesh. High yields with low out grade levels. Susceptible to late blight on foliage, potato virus Yo, potato cyst nematode globodera pallida Pa2/3,1 and Globodera rostochiensis Ro1. Resistance to dry rot Fusarium sulphureum , common scab and potato leafroll virus.

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