21 March 1997

Tips on tuber treatment

PRACTICAL, easy-to-read advice on products to control disease and sprouting in potato tubers for optimal crop quality is the claim for a new publication from the British Crop Protection Council.

Covering both seed and ware, the 70 pages include recommendations on application timing and the BCPC Potato Treatment Information Sheets.

The Guide to Potato Tuber Treatments in the UK costs £8.50 from BCPC Ltd, Publications Sales, Bear Farm, Binfield, Bracknell, Berks, RG42 5QE.n