Potato Varieties

Potato Variety Trials and Recently Released Varieties:

Potato variety trials are conducted annually by the Vegetable Program to supply Saskatchewan’s potato growers with information on cultivar performance under local growing conditions.

mixed potato varietiesPotato Variety Trials

Standard potato varieties and recently introduced varieties are evaluated. Yearly data and long term average data based on 5-10 years of tests are available.

 


Recently Released Varieties:

Milva Potato

AC Peregrine Red
AC Pacific Russet

Varieties in Development:

New lines of Norland with superior skin color and common scab tolerance are being developed from spontaneously occurring chimeras.