Potato Plants

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Potato Virus Y Transmission
... PVY may be transmitted to potato plants through grafting, plant sap inoculation and through aphid transmission ... The most common manner of PVY infection of plant material in the field is through the aphid and although aphids on their own can directly damage potato plants it is their role ... and form a temporary area of colonization before the aphids migrate to the potato fields ...
Somatic Fusion
... Somatic fusion, also called protoplast fusion, is a type of genetic modification in plants by which two distinct species of plants are fused together to form a new hybrid plant with the characteristics ... between non-flowering potato plants and flowering potato plants) or between two different species (e.g ... Uses of somatic fusion include making potato plants resistant to potato leaf roll disease ...

Famous quotes containing the words plants and/or potato:

    So neither the one who plants nor the one who waters is anything, but only God who gives the growth. The one who plants and the one who waters have a common purpose, and each will receive wages according to the labor of each. For we are God’s servants, working together; you are God’s field, God’s building.
    Bible: New Testament, 1 Corinthians 3:7-9.

    The cold smell of potato mould, the squelch and slap
    Of soggy peat, the curt cuts of an edge
    Through living roots awaken in my head.
    But I’ve no spade to follow men like them.
    Seamus Heaney (b. 1939)