Potatoes

Asked September 26, 2015, 3:55 PM EDT

My red potatoes were very scabie this year. Russets were fine. I have a small garden and try to rotate as much as possible. Can you give me some advice.Thank you Claire Spoolman Mahtowa, Mn 2181-389-6143

Carlton County Minnesota

1 Response

Go here for reliable information about potato scab and what do do about it.

http://vegetablemdonline.ppath.cornell.edu/factsheets/Potato_Scab.htm

Do not use affected tubers to start next year's crop. Plant scab resistant seed potatoes certified disease free.